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The Resource Alternatives to prisons, Ronald D. Lankford, Jr., book editor

Alternatives to prisons, Ronald D. Lankford, Jr., book editor

Label
Alternatives to prisons
Title
Alternatives to prisons
Statement of responsibility
Ronald D. Lankford, Jr., book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume addresses alternatives to incarceration and the pros and cons of employing them to control crime and recidivism
Member of
Summary
This volume addresses alternatives to incarceration and the pros and cons of employing them to control crime and recidivism
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10106881
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.6/8
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9304
LC item number
.A6473 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
At issue. Crime
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Alternatives to prisons, Ronald D. Lankford, Jr., book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-106) 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 American prison system is ineffective and requires reform / Jennifer Gonnerman -- There are too many alternatives to incarceration / Families against Mandatory Minimums -- Community corrections provide effective alternatives to prison / Joan Petersilia, as told to the Pew Cneter on the States -- Drug courts are effective in reducing recidivism / JeJessica Huseman -- Drug courts are not effective for all offenders / Justice Policy Institute -- Mental health courts are effective in reducing recidivism / Emma Schwartz -- Boot camps can be an effective alternative to prisons for adults / Andy Hoag -- Shame punishment is an effective alternative to incarceration / Albert B. Southwick -- Shame punishment has limits as criminal justice / Greg Beato -- Electronic monitoring and intensive probation reduce recidivsism / Graeme Wood -- Electronic monitoring does not prevent repeat crimes / London Evening Standard -- Swift and certain sanctions are an effective alternative to incarceration / National Institute of Justice -- Castration for sex offenders is a controversial alternative to incarceration / Dan Bilefsky -- Reading courses offer an effective alternative to incarceration / Anna Barker
Control code
19757080
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9780737755459
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011034694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn744303035
  • (OCoLC)744303035
Label
Alternatives to prisons, Ronald D. Lankford, Jr., book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-106) 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 American prison system is ineffective and requires reform / Jennifer Gonnerman -- There are too many alternatives to incarceration / Families against Mandatory Minimums -- Community corrections provide effective alternatives to prison / Joan Petersilia, as told to the Pew Cneter on the States -- Drug courts are effective in reducing recidivism / JeJessica Huseman -- Drug courts are not effective for all offenders / Justice Policy Institute -- Mental health courts are effective in reducing recidivism / Emma Schwartz -- Boot camps can be an effective alternative to prisons for adults / Andy Hoag -- Shame punishment is an effective alternative to incarceration / Albert B. Southwick -- Shame punishment has limits as criminal justice / Greg Beato -- Electronic monitoring and intensive probation reduce recidivsism / Graeme Wood -- Electronic monitoring does not prevent repeat crimes / London Evening Standard -- Swift and certain sanctions are an effective alternative to incarceration / National Institute of Justice -- Castration for sex offenders is a controversial alternative to incarceration / Dan Bilefsky -- Reading courses offer an effective alternative to incarceration / Anna Barker
Control code
19757080
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9780737755459
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011034694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn744303035
  • (OCoLC)744303035

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