Book 2013

Crime, HIV and Health: Intersections of Criminal Justice and Public Health Concerns


ISBN: 978-90-481-8920-5 (Print) 978-90-481-8921-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxvi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-16

    Crime and Public Health in the United States

  3. The Health of Incarcerated Populations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

    2. Chapter

      Pages 19-62

      A Longitudinal Study of the Prevalence, Development, and Persistence of HIV/STI Risk Behaviors in Delinquent Youth: Implications for Health Care in the Community

    3. Chapter

      Pages 63-79

      Risky Sexual Behavior and Negative Health Consequences Among Incarcerated Female Adolescents: Implications for Public Health Policy and Practice

    4. Chapter

      Pages 81-91

      Disparities in Mental Health Diagnosis and Treatment Among African Americans: Implications for the Correctional Systems

  4. Health Consequences of Crime and Risk Behaviors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 93-93

    2. Chapter

      Pages 95-111

      Methamphetamine Use, Personality Traits, and High-Risk Behaviors

    3. Chapter

      Pages 113-127

      Gang Youth, Risk Behaviors, and Negative Health Outcomes

    4. Chapter

      Pages 129-149

      Towards an Explanation of the Recent Increase in Drug-Related Mortality

    5. Chapter

      Pages 151-164

      Arrest Histories, Victimization, Substance Use, and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Young Adults in Miami’s Club Scene

  5. Crime, Space and Health

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 165-165

    2. Chapter

      Pages 167-186

      Spatial Models of the Growth and Spread of Methamphetamine Abuse in California

    3. Chapter

      Pages 187-205

      Crime Rates, Crime Spikes and Cardiovascular Health in an Urban Population

    4. Chapter

      Pages 207-221

      Between Spaces: Understanding Movement to and from Prison as an HIV Risk Factor

  6. Public Health Interventions with Criminal Justice Populations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

    2. Chapter

      Pages 225-237

      Youth Violence Prevention: Public Health Intervention and High Risk Populations

    3. Chapter

      Pages 239-254

      Project AIM: Bringing Evidence-Based Programs into Community-Based Services

    4. Chapter

      Pages 255-274

      A Continuum of Care Model for HIV in Correctional Settings

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 275-299