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Welcome to our Corrections publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

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Significant Cases in Corrections

Significant Cases in Corrections

Second Edition

Craig Hemmens, Barbara Belbot, and Katherine Bennett

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Significant Cases in Corrections

Second Edition

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$29.95

Craig Hemmens, Barbara Belbot, and Katherine Bennett

9780199948581
Paperback
January 2013

A flexible text providing summaries and analysis of the key cases in corrections

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Sentencing and Punishment: The Quest for Justice

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$47.95

Susan Easton and Christine Piper

9780199693535
Paperback
July 2012

An accessible account of recent developments in sentencing and punishment from the standpoint of penal theories, policy aims, punishment practice, and human rights

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Prisons and Prison Life: Costs and Consequences

Second Edition

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$49.95

Joycelyn M. Pollock

9780199783250
Paperback
July 2012

A compelling, gritty portrait of life in U.S. prisons

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Life Without Parole: Living and Dying in Prison Today

Fifth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$39.95

Victor Hassine

9780199774050
Paperback
December 2010

"This is the one book every student of criminal justice should read."--Stephen C. Richards, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

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Correctional Contexts: Contemporary and Classical Readings

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$69.95

Edward J. Latessa and Alexander M. Holsinger

9780199751464
Paperback
July 2010

The best-selling reader in corrections

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A Woman Doing Life: Notes from a Prison for Women

Retail Price to Students:

$34.95

Erin George, Robert Johnson, and Joycelyn Pollock

9780199734757
Paperback
January 2010

The only book that tells stories of women in prison from the inside out

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When Prisoners Come Home: Parole and Prisoner Reentry

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$21.95

Joan Petersilia

9780195386127
Paperback
April 2009

A broad and empirically informed resource, this book explores the critical dimensions of prisoner reentry and offers policy and program solutions.

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The Warehouse Prison: Disposal of the New Dangerous Class

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$58.95

John Irwin

9780195330472
Paperback
November 2004

A unique study of the modern prison, this "insider's" perspective on prison life is essential reading for students of corrections and criminal justice.

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A Life for a Life: Life Imprisonment: America's Other Death Penalty

Retail Price to Students:

$19.95

James A. Paluch

9780195330489
Paperback
October 2003

A first-person account offering a detailed account of the daily realities of prison life in its mundane essentials, from the culture of the cellblock to the etiquette of the yard and the mess hall.

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Correctional Perspectives: Views from Academics, Practitioners, and Prisoners

Retail Price to Students:

$79.95

Leanne Fiftal Alarid and Paul F. Cromwell

9780195330076
Paperback
October 2001

This anthology features twelve contemporary topical areas in corrections--chosen for the unique challenges which each presents to researchers, correctional practitioners, and prisoners.

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Crime and Punishment: Inside Views

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$58.95

Robert Johnson and Hans Toch

9780195329858
Paperback
June 1999

A unique, insider's perspective on crime, prisoners, and punishment

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Incarcerating Criminals: Prisons and Jails in Social and Organizational Context

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$49.95

Timothy J. Flanagan, James W. Marquart, and Kenneth G. Adams

9780195105414
Paperback
March 1998

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Community Corrections: Probation, Parole, and Intermediate Sanctions

Retail Price to Students:

$47.95

Joan Petersilia

9780195105438
Paperback
December 1997

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