Prisons Today and Tomorrow
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By (author) Joycelyn M. Pollock
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Prisons Today and Tomorrow by Joycelyn M. Pollock
Book DescriptionPrisons: Today and Tomorrow, Second Edition uses current case studies and research to present balanced and comprehensive coverage of prisons and prisoners. Featuring chapters contributed by leading authorities on the modern prison system, this text examines the many purposes of prisons-punishment, deterrence, rehabilitation, and incapacitation-and examines controversial issues such as whether imprisonment actually deters crime or merely serves as punishment.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780763729042
(261mm x 209mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc
Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc
Publish Date: 15-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United States
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This volume presents a clear description of the problems of women offenders, a variety of treatment approaches and prospects for the future. Four chapters are devoted to the particular conditions of women's prisons, and the psychological effects on their inmates. The remaining chapters address clinical issues.
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