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The Resource Crisis and reform : current issues in American punishment, Alexis M. Durham III

Crisis and reform : current issues in American punishment, Alexis M. Durham III

Label
Crisis and reform : current issues in American punishment
Title
Crisis and reform
Title remainder
current issues in American punishment
Statement of responsibility
Alexis M. Durham III
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
InIU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Durham, Alexis M
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Punishment
  • Imprisonment
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
Label
Crisis and reform : current issues in American punishment, Alexis M. Durham III
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Theory, ideology, and rationales for punishment -- Overcrowding : a modern correctional nightmare -- Special problems : AIDS, tuberculosis, and the elderly inmate -- Women in prison --Changing the offender --Alternatives to incarceration : intensive supervision, home confinement, and electronic monitoring -- Alternatives to incarceration : fins, restitution, community service, and day-reporting centers -- Shock incarceration : the prison boot camp -- The privatization of prisons -- The death penalty -- Failure, what might be done, and what corrections simply cannot accomplish
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 377 pages
Isbn
9780316197106
Lccn
93079051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29714891
Label
Crisis and reform : current issues in American punishment, Alexis M. Durham III
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Theory, ideology, and rationales for punishment -- Overcrowding : a modern correctional nightmare -- Special problems : AIDS, tuberculosis, and the elderly inmate -- Women in prison --Changing the offender --Alternatives to incarceration : intensive supervision, home confinement, and electronic monitoring -- Alternatives to incarceration : fins, restitution, community service, and day-reporting centers -- Shock incarceration : the prison boot camp -- The privatization of prisons -- The death penalty -- Failure, what might be done, and what corrections simply cannot accomplish
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 377 pages
Isbn
9780316197106
Lccn
93079051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)29714891

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