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Mass Incarceration

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Keramet A. Reiter

15 September 2017

Keynotes in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Part of our Keynotes in Criminology and Criminal Justice series, this text provides an authoritative overview of mass incarceration

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A Country Called Prison: Mass Incarceration and the Making of a New Nation

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Mary D. Looman and John D. Carl

01 July 2015

In A Country Called Prison, Looman and Carl form a foundation of understanding to demonstrate that prison is a culture, not purely an institution made up of fences, building, and policies.

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Prisons and Prison Life: Costs and Consequences

Second Edition

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Joycelyn M. Pollock

12 July 2012

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

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When Prisoners Come Home: Parole and Prisoner Reentry

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Joan Petersilia

21 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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John Irwin

10 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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