American furies : crime, punishment, and vengeance in the age of mass imprisonment /

In this dramatic expose of U.S. penitentiaries and the communities around them, Sasha Abramsky finds that prisons have dumped their age-old goal of rehabilitation, often for political reasons. The new "ideal," unknown to most Americans, is a punitive mandate marked by a drive toward vengea...

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Main Author: Abramsky, Sasha.
Format: Spoken Word Recording Electronic
Published:[Boston, MA] : Beacon Press, 2007.
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