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Descriptor in English: Prisons
Descriptor in Spanish: Prisiones
Descriptor in Portuguese: Prisões
Descriptor in French: Prisons
Entry term(s): Prison
Tree number(s): I01.880.604.787
J03.693
VS3.002.010.012
Scope note: Penal institutions, or places of confinement for prisoners.
Annotation: specify geographic location if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
DeCS UI: 11765
Descriptor UI: D011330
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/13
Prisons - Preferred
Concept UI M0017589
Scope note Penal institutions, or places of confinement for prisoners.
Preferred term Prisons
Entry term(s) Prison



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