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Understanding Penal Practice

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more
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Author: Ioan Durnescu, Co-editor, Fergus McNeill. Co-editor
Date Added: Jan 22, 2014 Date Modified: Jan 22, 2014
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My Prison Journal - Volume 1

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more
Material Type: Open Textbook
Author: John Smith
Date Added: Jan 22, 2014 Date Modified: Jan 22, 2014
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Understanding Penal Practice

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more
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Author: Ioan Durnescu, Co-editor, Fergus McNeill. Co-editor
Date Added: Nov 22, 2013 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2013
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The Revolving Door of America’s Prisons: State by State

The correctional landscape varies dramatically in scale, policy and practice from state to state. The Pew Center on the... see more
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Author: The Pew Center on the States
Date Added: Jan 07, 2012 Date Modified: Jan 07, 2012
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D315_3 Does prison work?

Does prison work and what purpose does it serve? This unit allows you to listen to a discussion surrounding the purpose... see more
Material Type: Online Course
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Jun 09, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 09, 2011
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The Jail Inferno

The Jail Inferno, by Heather MacDonald and published in the City Journal, provides a unique view of American jails and what... see more
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Author: Heather MacDonald
Date Added: Jan 22, 2011 Date Modified: Jan 22, 2011
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National Gang Threat Assessment 2010

Gangs are morphing, multiplying, and migrating—entrenching themselves not just in our inner cites but increasingly in our... see more
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Author: National Gang Intelligence Center
Date Added: Jan 22, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 01, 2012
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Today's Corrections - Montana department of Corrections

The Montana Department of Corrections provides a series of flash videos that provide the viewer with a realistic view of a... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Montana Department of Corrections
Date Added: Jan 21, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 18, 2012
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When Kids Get Life

The U.S. is one of the very few countries in the world that allows children under eighteen to be prosecuted as adults and... see more
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Author: Frontline, PBS Park Foundation
Date Added: Sep 30, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 27, 2011
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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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