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Descriptor English:   Prisons 
Descriptor Spanish:   Prisiones 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Prisões 
Synonyms English:   Prison  
Tree Number:   I01.880.604.787
J03.693
VS3.002.010.012
Definition English:   Penal institutions, or places of confinement for prisoners. 
Indexing Annotation English:   specify geographic location if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CL classification EC economics
ES ethics HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence OG organization & administration
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
SD supply & distribution TD trends
Record Number:   11765 
Unique Identifier:   D011330 


   ANTHROPOLOGY, EDUCATION, SOCIOLOGY, AND SOCIAL PHENOMENA [I]
      Social Sciences [I01]
         Sociology [I01.880]
            Social Control, Formal [I01.880.604]
               Animal Welfare [I01.880.604.100] +
               Capital Punishment [I01.880.604.160]
               Censorship, Research [I01.880.604.238]
               Coercion [I01.880.604.316]
               Government Regulation [I01.880.604.394]
               Human Rights [I01.880.604.473] +
               Involuntary Treatment [I01.880.604.528] +
               Jurisprudence [I01.880.604.583] +
               Law Enforcement [I01.880.604.594]
               Legislation, Drug [I01.880.604.605] +
               Mandatory Programs [I01.880.604.622] +
               Patient Advocacy [I01.880.604.631]
               Peer Review [I01.880.604.640] +
               Prisons [I01.880.604.787] 
                  Concentration Camps [I01.880.604.787.358]
               Social Control Policies [I01.880.604.825] +


   TECHNOLOGY, INDUSTRY, AND AGRICULTURE [J]
      Non-Medical Public and Private Facilities [J03]
         Adult Day Care Centers [J03.040]
         Cemeteries [J03.150]
         Child Day Care Centers [J03.160] +
         Funeral Homes [J03.240]
         Gardens [J03.320]
         Housing [J03.340] +
         Information Centers [J03.400] +
         Laboratories [J03.520]
         Manufacturing and Industrial Facilities [J03.540] +
         Military Facilities [J03.560]
         Museums [J03.570]
         Prisons [J03.693] 
            Concentration Camps [J03.693.358]
         Private Facilities [J03.700]
         Public Facilities [J03.720]
         Residential Facilities [J03.775] +
         Restaurants [J03.813]
         Schools [J03.832] +
         Senior Centers [J03.850]
         Sheltered Workshops [J03.860]
         Sports and Recreational Facilities [J03.925] +
         Toilet Facilities [J03.962]
         Transportation Facilities [J03.970] +


   HEALTH SURVEILLANCE [VS]
      Health Surveillance of Health Services [VS3]
         Health Facilities [VS3.002]
            Hospitals [VS3.002.001] +
            Biological Specimen Banks [VS3.002.002] +
            Birthing Centers [VS3.002.003]
            Laboratories [VS3.002.004] +
            Ambulatory Care Facilities [VS3.002.005] +
            Poison Control Centers [VS3.002.006]
            Pharmacies [VS3.002.007] +
            Physicians' Offices [VS3.002.008]
            Rehabilitation Centers [VS3.002.009] +
            Residential Facilities [VS3.002.010]
               Assisted Living Facilities [VS3.002.010.001]
               Group Homes [VS3.002.010.002]
               Halfway Houses [VS3.002.010.003]
               Homes for the Aged [VS3.002.010.004]
               Nursing Homes [VS3.002.010.005]
               Orphanages [VS3.002.010.006]
               Nurseries, Infant [VS3.002.010.007]
               Child Day Care Centers [VS3.002.010.009]
               Health Centers [VS3.002.010.010]
               Schools [VS3.002.010.011]
               Prisons [VS3.002.010.012] 
            Trauma Centers [VS3.002.011]
            Dental Facilities [VS3.002.012] +
            Health Facilities, Proprietary [VS3.002.013] +