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10 edition of The prison found in the catalog.

The prison

policy and practice

by Gordon Hawkins

  • 107 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by University of Chicago in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisons,
  • Imprisonment,
  • Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGordon Hawkins.
    SeriesStudies in crime and justice
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8665 .H39 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 217 p. ;
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5198217M
    ISBN 100226319997
    LC Control Number75020892

      “American Prison” reprises that page-turning narrative, and adds not only the fascinating back story of CCA, the nation’s first private prison company, but also an eye-opening examination of Author: Nate Blakeslee.


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