Prisons Today and Tomorrow by Joycelyn M. Pollock
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Prisons Today and Tomorrow
By Joycelyn M. Pollock

Prisons Today and Tomorrow

2nd Revised edition

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Format: Hardback

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Prisons Today and Tomorrow by Joycelyn M. Pollock

Book Description

Prisons: 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 Details

ISBN: 9780763729042
ISBN-10: 0763729043
Format: Hardback
(261mm x 209mm x 23mm)
Pages: 316
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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