Prisons in America

Selected full-text books and articles on this topic

The Politics of Imprisonment: How the Democratic Process Shapes the Way America Punishes Offenders
Vanessa Barker.
Oxford University Press, 2009
Big Prisons, Big Dreams: Crime and the Failure of America's Penal System
Michael J. Lynch.
Rutgers University Press, 2007
Living in Prison: A History of the Correctional System with An Insider's View
Stephen Stanko; Wayne Gillespie; Gordon A. Crews.
Greenwood Press, 2004
Prison, Inc: A Convict Exposes Life Inside a Private Prison
K. C. Carceral; Thomas J. Bernard.
New York University Press, 2006
Total Confinement: Madness and Reason in the Maximum Security Prison
Lorna A. Rhodes.
University of California Press, 2004
Career and Technical Education in United States Prisons: What Have We Learned?
Ward, Shakoor A.
Journal of Correctional Education, Vol. 60, No. 3, September 2009
American Gulag: Inside U.S. Immigration Prisons
Mark Dow.
University of California Press, 2004
Deliberately Indifferent: Government Response to HIV in U.S. Prisons
Larsen, Kari.
International Journal of Punishment and Sentencing, Vol. 4, No. 1, January 2008
Children in Our Prisons
Sellin, Thorsten.
Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 100, No. 2, Spring 2010
At Work in the Iron Cage: The Prison as Gendered Organization
Dana M. Britton.
New York University Press, 2003
Alcatraz Screw: My Years as a Guard in America's Most Notorious Prison
George H. Gregory.
University of Missouri Press, 2002
Punishment, Prisons, and Patriarchy: Liberty and Power in the Early American Republic
Mark E. Kann.
New York University Press, 2005
Prisons and the American Conscience: A History of U.S. Federal Corrections
Paul W. Keve.
Southern Illinois University Press, 1995
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