Ironies of Imprisonment

Description

Ironies of Imprisonment examines in-depth an array of problems confronting correctional programs and policies from the author’s singular and consistent critical viewpoint. The book challenges the prevailing logic of mass incarceration and traces the ironies of imprisonment to their root causes, manifesting in social, political, economic, and racial inequality. Unique and accessible, this book promises to stimulate spirited discussion and debate over the use of prisons.

 

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: June 2004
  • English
  • 9781452222226 / 0761930590
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 33.99 GBP
  • Pages: 256
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications, Inc
  • Readership: College - higher education
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Michael Welch.
  • Reference Code: BDZ0006220209