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The Resource Prisons, James Haley, book editor

Prisons, James Haley, book editor

Label
Prisons
Title
Prisons
Statement of responsibility
James Haley, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haley, James
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Imprisonment
Label
Prisons, James Haley, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-186) 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
1. Has society benefited from more prisons? -- Increased incarceration has reduced crime / Ilana Mercer -- The threat of incarceration deters criminal behavior / Morgan Reynolds -- Imprisonment is a socially just response to crime / Lowell Ponte -- The costs of prison expansion are warranted / Gary Aldrich -- Increased incarceration has not reduced crime / Vince Beiser -- The threat of incarceration does not deter criminal behavior / Stuart Henry -- The expanding prison system is socially unjust / Marc Mauer -- Building more prisons in not cost-effective / Cait Murphy -- 2. How should inmates be treated? -- Incarceration should be punitive / John Ensign -- Harsher prisons exacerbate criminal behavior / Kenneth L. McGinnis -- Supermaximum security prisons are necessary for violent offenders / Gerald Berge, Jeffrey Geiger, Scot Whitney -- Supermaximum security prisons are inhumane / Sasha Abramsky -- Inmates will benefit from anti-rape legislation / Robert W. Dumond -- Inmates are not likely to benefit from anti-rape legislation / Robert Weisberg, David Mills -- Inmate health care must be improved / National Commission on Correctional Health Care -- ch. 3. Should prisons use inmate labor? -- Prison labor : an ove
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780737722154
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm54865190
  • OCoLC
Label
Prisons, James Haley, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-186) 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
1. Has society benefited from more prisons? -- Increased incarceration has reduced crime / Ilana Mercer -- The threat of incarceration deters criminal behavior / Morgan Reynolds -- Imprisonment is a socially just response to crime / Lowell Ponte -- The costs of prison expansion are warranted / Gary Aldrich -- Increased incarceration has not reduced crime / Vince Beiser -- The threat of incarceration does not deter criminal behavior / Stuart Henry -- The expanding prison system is socially unjust / Marc Mauer -- Building more prisons in not cost-effective / Cait Murphy -- 2. How should inmates be treated? -- Incarceration should be punitive / John Ensign -- Harsher prisons exacerbate criminal behavior / Kenneth L. McGinnis -- Supermaximum security prisons are necessary for violent offenders / Gerald Berge, Jeffrey Geiger, Scot Whitney -- Supermaximum security prisons are inhumane / Sasha Abramsky -- Inmates will benefit from anti-rape legislation / Robert W. Dumond -- Inmates are not likely to benefit from anti-rape legislation / Robert Weisberg, David Mills -- Inmate health care must be improved / National Commission on Correctional Health Care -- ch. 3. Should prisons use inmate labor? -- Prison labor : an ove
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780737722154
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm54865190
  • OCoLC

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