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The Stanford Prison Experiment

What happens when you put good people in an evil place? Does humanity win over evil, or does evil triumph? These are some of... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Philip Zimbardo
Date Added: Nov 28, 2002 Date Modified: May 06, 2014
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Learning About the Death Penalty

This page is designed as a tool for learning. The goal is to provide information that empowers site visitors who are... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Kenneth Mentor
Date Added: Nov 21, 2003 Date Modified: Jun 06, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.25 rating
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360 Degrees - Stories

The organization, 360 degrees, has been collecting the stories of inmates, correctional officers, lawyers, judges, parole... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: 360 Degrees
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Jun 06, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Frontline: The Released

This site contains information about the problems related to the release of the mentally ill from correctional facilities... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: PBS
Date Added: May 21, 2009 Date Modified: Sep 30, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
User Rating 5 user rating
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Prisons Virtual Walkthrough

This virtual tour of a prison will give you a chance to see what happens when a man, woman or young offender is sent to... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: The Criminal Justice System (CJS) of England and Wales
Date Added: Nov 20, 2007 Date Modified: Oct 18, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.25 rating
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The Throughcare Map

The Throughcare Map is a guide for social workers, prison staff and others working with offenders in the provision of a... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: CJSWDC, IRISS
Date Added: May 03, 2008 Date Modified: Oct 18, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Witness to an Execution

Witness to an Execution tells the stories of the men and women involved with the execution of deathrow inmates at the Walls... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Sound Portraits
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Jun 20, 2012
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Death Penalty Information Center

This site presents comprehensive information regarding the death penalty, indiviudal state laws concerning the death penalty,... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Richard Dieter
Date Added: Feb 26, 2006 Date Modified: May 13, 2014
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Tossing Away the Keys

The Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola, holds more than five-thousand prisoners, mostly African Americans. In the 1970s,... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Sound Portraits
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Jul 19, 2010
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Peer Reviews 4 rating
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Jails: America's Mental Hospitals

This site contains both a radio broadcast and a written transcript of a program that explores the issue of the mentally ill... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: American Radio Works
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 20, 2011
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