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

How vengeance has replaced rehabilitation in our prisons--and its terrible costs.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,"...

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Main Author: Abramsky, Sasha.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Boston : Beacon Press, c2007.
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Trinity Christian College

Location: General Collection

Call Number: HV9950 .A334 2007
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