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The Resource America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor

America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor

Label
America's prisons : opposing viewpoints
Title
America's prisons
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Roman Espejo, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
365/.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9471
LC item number
.A488 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Espejo, Roman
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Imprisonment
  • Alternatives to imprisonment
  • Criminals
Label
America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-196) and index
Contents
  • The prison system works / Peter du Pont -- The prison system does not work / Jerome Miller -- More imprisonment is needed / Patrick F. Fagan and Robert E. Moffit -- More imprisonment is not needed / Elliot Currie -- Imprisonment reduces crime / Morgan Reynolds -- Imprisonment does not reduce crime / Todd R. Clear -- Privatization would benefit the prison system / Jeff Becker -- Privatization would not benefit the prison system / Barry Yeoman -- Prisons should punish
  • inmates / Francis T. Murphy -- Prisons should rehabilitate inmates / Katarina Ivanko -- Violent offenders should be placed in supermax prisons / Jessica Gavora -- Offenders should not be placed in supermax prisons / Mara Taub -- Prisons should not coddle inmates / Roger Stubblefield -- Prisons do not coddle inmates / Jess Maghan -- Inmate labor is beneficial / Warren Richey -- Inmate labor is not beneficial / Gordon Lafer -- Inmate chain gangs are a proper form of
  • punishment / Jayce Warman -- Inmate chain gangs are an improper form of punishment / Tracey L. Meares -- Parole can succeed as an alternative / Neely Tucker -- Parole and probation have not succeeded as alternatives / Joseph M. Bessette -- Drug treatment can succeed as an alternative / Christina Everett -- Drug offenders should be imprisoned / Charles L. Hobson -- Creative sentencing can provide effective alternatives / David Mulholland -- Creative sentencing may not
  • provide effective alternatives / Jeffrey Abramson -- Shame-based punishment can be an effective alternative / Amitai Etzioni -- Shame-based punishment may not be an effective alternative / Suzanne M. Retzinger and Thomas J. Scheff
Control code
ocm46456327
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
202 p.
Isbn
9780737707878
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001023814
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o46456327
  • 2032304089
Label
America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-196) and index
Contents
  • The prison system works / Peter du Pont -- The prison system does not work / Jerome Miller -- More imprisonment is needed / Patrick F. Fagan and Robert E. Moffit -- More imprisonment is not needed / Elliot Currie -- Imprisonment reduces crime / Morgan Reynolds -- Imprisonment does not reduce crime / Todd R. Clear -- Privatization would benefit the prison system / Jeff Becker -- Privatization would not benefit the prison system / Barry Yeoman -- Prisons should punish
  • inmates / Francis T. Murphy -- Prisons should rehabilitate inmates / Katarina Ivanko -- Violent offenders should be placed in supermax prisons / Jessica Gavora -- Offenders should not be placed in supermax prisons / Mara Taub -- Prisons should not coddle inmates / Roger Stubblefield -- Prisons do not coddle inmates / Jess Maghan -- Inmate labor is beneficial / Warren Richey -- Inmate labor is not beneficial / Gordon Lafer -- Inmate chain gangs are a proper form of
  • punishment / Jayce Warman -- Inmate chain gangs are an improper form of punishment / Tracey L. Meares -- Parole can succeed as an alternative / Neely Tucker -- Parole and probation have not succeeded as alternatives / Joseph M. Bessette -- Drug treatment can succeed as an alternative / Christina Everett -- Drug offenders should be imprisoned / Charles L. Hobson -- Creative sentencing can provide effective alternatives / David Mulholland -- Creative sentencing may not
  • provide effective alternatives / Jeffrey Abramson -- Shame-based punishment can be an effective alternative / Amitai Etzioni -- Shame-based punishment may not be an effective alternative / Suzanne M. Retzinger and Thomas J. Scheff
Control code
ocm46456327
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
202 p.
Isbn
9780737707878
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001023814
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o46456327
  • 2032304089

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