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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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