Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 February 2022

288 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190072865

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Doing Time in Jail

Michael L. Walker

  • The first ethnographic study of an American jail in over thirty years
  • Based on the personal experience of the author while incarcerated
  • Opens up a way into the emotional mire of doing jail time through vivid and closely observed descriptions of the rhythms and patterns of life in jail

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