Year: 1999 Source: Time and Society, v.8, no.2, (1999), p.211-230 SIEC No: 20050533

The author uses accounts of prisoners’ experiences of incarceration to explore the nature of the relationship between prisoners & time. Her analysis of prisoner accounts reveals patterned differences between suicidal & coping prisoners in their relationship with prison time. Implications for prevention & research are discussed. (23 refs)