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Published: 27 April 2006

272 Pages | 18 line illus.

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195304909

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Thinking about Crime

Sense and Sensibility in American Penal Culture

Michael Tonry

Studies in Crime and Public Policy

Seamlessly blending history with an easy presentation of day-to-day realities and empirical evidence, Tonry proposes tangible, specific solutions that can serve as a platform for the reform of a criminal justice system no one would knowingly have chosen yet one that no one seems able to change.