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Doing Time: John's Diary

This NPR site contains a 22 minute radio program from All Things Considered, regarding John, a 22 year old inmate. One can... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: NPR
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Jan 07, 2006
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Facts about Deterrence and the Death Penalty

This site contains links to a variety of different papers that concern deterrence and the death penalty. There are links to... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Death Penalty Information Center
Date Added: Jul 09, 2006 Date Modified: Jul 09, 2006
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In the Shadows: Sexual Violence in U.S. Detention Facilities

This site is a document that explains sexual violence in prisons and examines the legal framework, conditions giving rise to... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: UN Committee Against Torture
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: Jul 06, 2006
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Lock Up

This hour-long show looks at the lives of inmates and their families, from a call-in radio show for prisoners and their... see more
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Author: This American Life
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Jan 06, 2009
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Multimedia Resources on the Death Penalty

This site contains links to both video excerpts and audio excerpts on news clips regarding the death penalty. There are a... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Death Penalty Information Center
Date Added: Jul 09, 2006 Date Modified: Jul 09, 2006
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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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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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NIJ's Response to Prison Rape Elimination Act

Discusses sexual assualt in the United States prison system.
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: National Institute of Justice Staff
Date Added: Mar 21, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 21, 2006
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Prison Issues

This site contains lecture notes that are part of an introductory criminal justice course. This section deals with prison... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Tom O’Connor
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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Prison Privatization Links

This site, sponsored by AFSCME, provides links to a number of resources on prison privatization. There are a variety of... see more
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Author: American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: May 20, 2009
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