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The Resource Special Issue : the beautiful prison, edited by Austin Sarat

Special Issue : the beautiful prison, edited by Austin Sarat

Label
Special Issue : the beautiful prison
Title
Special Issue
Title remainder
the beautiful prison
Statement of responsibility
edited by Austin Sarat
Title variation
Beautiful prison
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In The beautiful prison incarcerated Americans and prison critics seek to imagine the prison as something better than a machinery of suffering. From personal testimony to theoretical meditation these writers explore and confront the practical and cultural limits the prison places on its transformation into a socially constructive institution
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sarat, Austin
Series statement
Studies in law, politics, and society,
Series volume
volume 64
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  • Prisons
  • Imprisonment
Label
Special Issue : the beautiful prison, edited by Austin Sarat
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Doran Larson -- Searching for the beautiful prison / Kenneth Hartman -- The enlightened prison / Drew Leder -- Knowing that we are making a difference : a case for critical prison programming / Rebecca Ginsburg -- Rethinking the humanities through teaching the holocaust in prison / Anke Pinkert -- Of prisons, gardens, and the way out / Michelle Brown -- What blooms: the jailhouse, inside out / Chuck Jackson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 96 pages
Isbn
9781783509676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)870290545
Label
Special Issue : the beautiful prison, edited by Austin Sarat
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Doran Larson -- Searching for the beautiful prison / Kenneth Hartman -- The enlightened prison / Drew Leder -- Knowing that we are making a difference : a case for critical prison programming / Rebecca Ginsburg -- Rethinking the humanities through teaching the holocaust in prison / Anke Pinkert -- Of prisons, gardens, and the way out / Michelle Brown -- What blooms: the jailhouse, inside out / Chuck Jackson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 96 pages
Isbn
9781783509676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)870290545

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