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The Resource America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor

America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor

Label
America's prisons : opposing viewpoints
Title
America's prisons
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Roman Espejo, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
365/.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9471
LC item number
.A488 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Espejo, Roman
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Imprisonment
  • Alternatives to imprisonment
  • Criminals
  • Prisons
  • Imprisonment
  • Alternatives to imprisonment
  • Criminals
Label
America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-196) 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
  • Imprisonment reduces crime
  • Morgan Reynolds
  • Imprisonment does not reduce crime
  • Todd R. Clear
  • Privatization would benefit the prison system
  • Jeff Becker
  • Privatization would not benefit the prison system
  • Barry Yeoman
  • Prisons should punish inmates
  • Francis T. Murphy
  • Prison system works
  • Prisons should rehabilitate inmates
  • Katarina Ivanko
  • Violent offenders should be placed in supermax prisons
  • Jessica Gavora
  • Offenders should not be placed in supermax prisons
  • Mara Taub
  • Prisons should not coddle inmates
  • Roger Stubblefield
  • Prisons do not coddle inmates
  • Jess Maghan
  • Peter du Pont
  • Inmate labor is beneficial
  • Warren Richey
  • Inmate labor is not beneficial
  • Gordon Lafer
  • Inmate chain gangs are a proper form of punishment
  • Jayce Warman
  • Inmate chain gangs are an improper form of punishment
  • Tracey L. Meares
  • Parole can succeed as an alternative
  • Neely Tucker
  • Prison system does not work
  • Parole and probation have not succeeded as alternatives
  • Joseph M. Bessette
  • Drug treatment can succeed as an alternative
  • Christina Everett
  • Drug offenders should be imprisoned
  • Charles L. Hobson
  • Creative sentencing can provide effective alternatives
  • David Mulholland
  • Creative sentencing may not provide effective alternatives
  • Jeffrey Abramson
  • Jerome Miller
  • Shame-based punishment can be an effective alternative
  • Amitai Etzioni
  • Shame-based punishment may not be an effective alternative
  • Suzanne M. Retzinger and Thomas J. Scheff
  • More imprisonment is needed
  • Patrick F. Fagan and Robert E. Moffit
  • More imprisonment is not needed
  • Elliot Currie
Control code
ocm46456327
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
202 pages
Isbn
9780737707885
Lccn
2001023814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46456327
  • (Sirsi) a724488
Label
America's prisons : opposing viewpoints, Roman Espejo, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-196) 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
  • Imprisonment reduces crime
  • Morgan Reynolds
  • Imprisonment does not reduce crime
  • Todd R. Clear
  • Privatization would benefit the prison system
  • Jeff Becker
  • Privatization would not benefit the prison system
  • Barry Yeoman
  • Prisons should punish inmates
  • Francis T. Murphy
  • Prison system works
  • Prisons should rehabilitate inmates
  • Katarina Ivanko
  • Violent offenders should be placed in supermax prisons
  • Jessica Gavora
  • Offenders should not be placed in supermax prisons
  • Mara Taub
  • Prisons should not coddle inmates
  • Roger Stubblefield
  • Prisons do not coddle inmates
  • Jess Maghan
  • Peter du Pont
  • Inmate labor is beneficial
  • Warren Richey
  • Inmate labor is not beneficial
  • Gordon Lafer
  • Inmate chain gangs are a proper form of punishment
  • Jayce Warman
  • Inmate chain gangs are an improper form of punishment
  • Tracey L. Meares
  • Parole can succeed as an alternative
  • Neely Tucker
  • Prison system does not work
  • Parole and probation have not succeeded as alternatives
  • Joseph M. Bessette
  • Drug treatment can succeed as an alternative
  • Christina Everett
  • Drug offenders should be imprisoned
  • Charles L. Hobson
  • Creative sentencing can provide effective alternatives
  • David Mulholland
  • Creative sentencing may not provide effective alternatives
  • Jeffrey Abramson
  • Jerome Miller
  • Shame-based punishment can be an effective alternative
  • Amitai Etzioni
  • Shame-based punishment may not be an effective alternative
  • Suzanne M. Retzinger and Thomas J. Scheff
  • More imprisonment is needed
  • Patrick F. Fagan and Robert E. Moffit
  • More imprisonment is not needed
  • Elliot Currie
Control code
ocm46456327
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
202 pages
Isbn
9780737707885
Lccn
2001023814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46456327
  • (Sirsi) a724488

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