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The Resource Criminal injustice : confronting the prison crisis, edited by Elihu Rosenblatt

Criminal injustice : confronting the prison crisis, edited by Elihu Rosenblatt

Label
Criminal injustice : confronting the prison crisis
Title
Criminal injustice
Title remainder
confronting the prison crisis
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elihu Rosenblatt
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
365/.973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9471
LC item number
.C73 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
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Rosenblatt, Elihu
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  • Corrections
  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Criminal statistics
Label
Criminal injustice : confronting the prison crisis, edited by Elihu Rosenblatt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fortress economy: the economic role of the U.S. prison system / Alexander C. Lichtenstein and Michael A. Kroll -- Gardens of the law: the role of prisons in capitalist society / Joel Olson -- The criminalization of poverty / Sabina Virgo -- The labor of doing time / Julie Browne -- The politics of super incarceration / Mike Davis -- In critical condition: abuse, neglect, and poor health care in U.S. prisons -- The prison discipline study: exposing the myth of humane imprisonment in the United States -- Legislating repression: the federal crime bill and the anti-terrorism and effective death penalty act / C. Stone Brown -- Resistance at Lexington / Laura Whitehorn -- Building bridges / Lin Elliot -- Prisoners respond to AIDS / Judy Greenspan -- Medical treatment at Chowchilla / Joann Walker -- Women in society: statistics on the condition of women -- Behind the walls: the history and current reality of women's imprisonment / Nancy Kurshan -- The politics of confinement and resistance: the imprisonment of women / Karlene Faith -- Sisters inside: prisons and social control / Kinesis staff -- Women's control unit / Silvia Baraldini [and others] -- Death penalty facts and figures: exploding the myths -- The case against the death penalty / Hugo Adam Bedau -- Teetering on the brink between death and life / Mumia Abu-Jamal -- Killing justice: government misconduct and the death penalty / Death Penalty Information Center -- Prisons as concentration camps: it can't happen here -- or can it? / José Lopez -- Speaking truth to power: political prisoners in the United States / Dhoruba Bin Wahad -- White North American political prisoners / Rita D. Brown [and others] -- Native-American religious freedom under attack: an interview with Little Rock Reed / Deborah Garlin -- Supermax prisons: high-tech dungeons and modern-day torture / Erica Thompson and Jan Susler -- The crime of punishment: Pelican Bay maximum security prison / Corey Weinstein and Eric Cummins -- Lexington Prison high security unit: U.S. political prison / Mary O'Melveny -- Shackled justice: Florence -- the cutting edge of social control / Robert Perkinson
Control code
35096070
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
374 pages
Isbn
9780896085404
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96032716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Criminal injustice : confronting the prison crisis, edited by Elihu Rosenblatt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The fortress economy: the economic role of the U.S. prison system / Alexander C. Lichtenstein and Michael A. Kroll -- Gardens of the law: the role of prisons in capitalist society / Joel Olson -- The criminalization of poverty / Sabina Virgo -- The labor of doing time / Julie Browne -- The politics of super incarceration / Mike Davis -- In critical condition: abuse, neglect, and poor health care in U.S. prisons -- The prison discipline study: exposing the myth of humane imprisonment in the United States -- Legislating repression: the federal crime bill and the anti-terrorism and effective death penalty act / C. Stone Brown -- Resistance at Lexington / Laura Whitehorn -- Building bridges / Lin Elliot -- Prisoners respond to AIDS / Judy Greenspan -- Medical treatment at Chowchilla / Joann Walker -- Women in society: statistics on the condition of women -- Behind the walls: the history and current reality of women's imprisonment / Nancy Kurshan -- The politics of confinement and resistance: the imprisonment of women / Karlene Faith -- Sisters inside: prisons and social control / Kinesis staff -- Women's control unit / Silvia Baraldini [and others] -- Death penalty facts and figures: exploding the myths -- The case against the death penalty / Hugo Adam Bedau -- Teetering on the brink between death and life / Mumia Abu-Jamal -- Killing justice: government misconduct and the death penalty / Death Penalty Information Center -- Prisons as concentration camps: it can't happen here -- or can it? / José Lopez -- Speaking truth to power: political prisoners in the United States / Dhoruba Bin Wahad -- White North American political prisoners / Rita D. Brown [and others] -- Native-American religious freedom under attack: an interview with Little Rock Reed / Deborah Garlin -- Supermax prisons: high-tech dungeons and modern-day torture / Erica Thompson and Jan Susler -- The crime of punishment: Pelican Bay maximum security prison / Corey Weinstein and Eric Cummins -- Lexington Prison high security unit: U.S. political prison / Mary O'Melveny -- Shackled justice: Florence -- the cutting edge of social control / Robert Perkinson
Control code
35096070
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
374 pages
Isbn
9780896085404
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96032716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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