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Social Science : Penology


Challenging The Prison-industrial Complex: Activism, Arts, And Educational Alternatives

Boldly and eloquently contributing to the argument against the prison system in the United States, these provocative essays offer an ideological and practical framework for empowering prisoners instead of incarcerating them. Experts and activists ......

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Crime, Punishment, And Policing In China

Crime has long been a silent partner in China's march to modernization, just as law and order has become increasingly important in legitimizing the Chinese regime. This groundbreaking volume offers the first systematic exploration of the social, e......

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Incarceration Nation: Investigative Prison Poems Of Hope And Terror - Stephen John Hartnett

Use of investigative poetics to describe the American justice and penal systems. Author: Hartnett, Stephen John Publisher: Altamira Press Illustration: n Language: ENG Title: Incarceration Nation: Investigative Prison Poems of Hope and Terror Pag......

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Girls Behind Bars: Reclaiming Education In Transformative Spaces - Suniti Sharma

Girls Behind Bars: Reclaiming Education in Transformative Spaces, intervenes in this critical moment of unprecedented incarceration of young girls and participates in their struggle to reclaim education and create possibilities for personal an......

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Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles Of Incarcerated Women - Victoria Law

As it examines daily struggles against appalling prison conditions and injustices, this collection of real-life prisoners' stories and analysis of the prison landscape as it is today documents both collective organizing and individual resistance a......

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Yardbird Usa: How The United States Became The World's Leading Jailer (musings Of A Trial Lawyer) - Jack W. Cline

Synopsis: The setting is the United States of America, land of the free, yet the world's leading jailer. The U.S. prison population has reached an explosion point. Attorney and author Jack W. Cline reveals the issues involved in his powerful m......

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Battle At Alcatraz: A Desperate Attempt To Escape The Rock - Ernest B. Lageson

One of the bloddiest battles in the history of American prisons occurred at Alcatraz in May 1946, when prisoners staged a breakout, obtaining guns from the gun gallery and taking nine guards hostage. The escape attempt was the cumination of months......

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Letters From The Dhamma Brothers: Meditation Behind Bars - Jenny Phillips

Through intimate letters, interviews, and stories, this narrative reveals the impact that a life-changing retreat had on a group of inmates at the highest level maximum-security state prison in Alabama. The 38 participants in the first-ever intens......

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Working For Justice: A Handbook Of Prison Education And Activism

Practical approaches to prison education and advocacy Editor: Hartnett, Stephen John Editor: Novek, Eleanor Publisher: University of Illinois Press Illustration: N Language: ENG Title: Working for Justice: A Handbook of Prison Education and Activ......

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Durham Executions: The Twentieth Century. Maureen Anderson - Maureen Anderson

Widespread poverty continued to exist in Durham at the start of the twentieth century. Improvement in working and housing conditions was a slow. Wages in dominant industries associated with iron and coal were higher than those who still worked on ......

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Measuring Prison Performance: Government Privatization And Accountability - , Scott D. Camp

Gaes and his distinguished co-authors offer a comprehensive analysis of public vs. private management of prisons, a competition that originated with the introduction of private facilities into the criminal justice system in the 1980s. The authors ......

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Measuring Prison Performance: Government Privatization And Accountability - , Scott D. Camp

Gaes and his distinguished co-authors offer a comprehensive analysis of public vs. private management of prisons, a competition that originated with the introduction of private facilities into the criminal justice system in the 1980s. The authors ......

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Lethal Injection: Capital Punishment In Texas During The Modern Era - , Rocky Leann Pilgrim

Few state issues have attracted as much controversy and national attention as the application of the death penalty in Texas. In the years since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976, Texas has led the nation in passing death sentences and execu......

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La Pinta: Chicana/o Prisoner Literature, Culture, And Politics - B. V. Olguin

In this groundbreaking study based on archival research about Chicana and Chicano prisoners-known as Pintas and Pintos-as well as fresh interpretations of works by renowned Pinta and Pinto authors and activists, B. V. Olguín provides crucial insig......

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The Birth Of The Penitentiary In Latin America: Essays On Criminology, Prison Reform, And Social Control, 1830-1940

Opening a new area in Latin American studies, The Birth of the Penitentiary in Latin America showcases the most recent historical outlooks on prison reform and criminology in the Latin American context. The essays in this collection shed new light......

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