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A Country Called Prison: Mass Incarceration and the Making of a New Nation

ISBN : 9780190211035

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¥5,225
Author: 
Mary Looman; John Carl
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 238 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
The United States is the world leader in incarceration; 707 people out of every 100,000 are imprisoned. If the US prison system were a country, it would be the 143rd most populated nation in the world ... Read more

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Children of the Prison Boom: Mass Incarceration and the Future of American Inequality

ISBN : 9780199989225

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¥7,073
Author: 
Sara Wakefield; Christopher Wildeman
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 211 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Series
Studies in Crime and Public Policy
An unrelenting prison boom, marked by racial disparities, characterized the latter third of the twentieth century. Drawing upon broadly representative survey data and qualitative interviews, Children ... Read more

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Concentration Camps: A Short History

ISBN : 9780198790709

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¥2,376
Author: 
Dan Stone
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
Concentration camps are a relatively new invention, a recurring feature of twentieth century warfare, and one that is important to the modern global consciousness and identity. Although the most famou ... Read more

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Democratic Theory and Mass Incarceration

ISBN : 9780190243098

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¥14,168
Author: 
Ian Loader; Richard Sparks
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
The United States leads the world in incarceration, and the United Kingdom is persistently one of the European countries with the highest per capita rates of imprisonment. Yet despite its increasing v ... Read more

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Explaining Criminal Careers: Implications for Justice Policy

ISBN : 9780199697243

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¥13,695
Author: 
John F. MacLeod; Peter Grove; David P. Farrington
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
154 x 219 mm
Pub date
Aug 2012
Series
Clarendon Studies in Criminology
A PDF version of this book is available for free in open access via www.oup.com/uk as well as the OAPEN Library platform, www.oapen.org. It has been made available under a Creative Commons Attributio ... Read more

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Family Sacrifices: The Worldviews and Ethics of Chinese Americans

ISBN : 9780190875923

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¥4,917
Author: 
Russell M. Jeung; Seanan S. Fong; Helen Jin Kim
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2019
Fifty-two percent of Chinese Americans report having no religious affiliation, making them the least religiously-identified ethnic group in the United States. But that statistic obscures a much more c ... Read more

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Forever Prisoners: How the United States Made the World's Largest Immigrant Detention System

ISBN : 9780190085957

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¥5,379
Author: 
Elliott Young
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Apr 2021
Stories of non-US citizens caught in the jaws of the immigration bureaucracy and subject to indefinite detention are in the headlines daily. These men, women, and children remain almost completely wit ... Read more

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Gulag Boss: A Soviet Memoir

ISBN : 9780199934867

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,839
Author: 
Fyodor Vasilevich Mochulsky
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
147 x 209 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
The searing accounts of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Evgeniia Ginsberg and Varlam Shalamov opened the world's eyes to the terrors of the Soviet Gulag. But not until now has there been a memoir of life insi ... Read more

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Home Free: Prisoner Reentry and Residential Change after Hurricane Katrina

ISBN : 9780190841232

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¥5,379
Author: 
David S. Kirk
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2020
Each year in the United States, more than 625,000 individuals are released from prison. Half will be back in prison within just three years. Many former prisoners who reoffend return home to their old ... Read more

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If the Walls Could Speak: Inside a Women's Prison in Communist Poland

ISBN : 9780190499860

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¥12,628
Author: 
Anna Muller
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Drawing on autobiographical writings, oral histories, interrogation protocols, and cell spy reports, If the Walls Could Speak focuses on the lives of women in prison in postwar communist Poland. Some ... Read more

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