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The Resource Locked down, locked out : why prison doesn't work and how we can do better, Maya Schenwar

Locked down, locked out : why prison doesn't work and how we can do better, Maya Schenwar

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Locked down, locked out : why prison doesn't work and how we can do better
Title
Locked down, locked out
Title remainder
why prison doesn't work and how we can do better
Statement of responsibility
Maya Schenwar
Title variation
  • Why prison doesn't work and how we can do better
  • Locked down, locked out
Title variation remainder
why prison doesnt work and how we can do better
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"35,000 Americans are arrested every day, and the number of prisoners has increased 500% over the last three decades. Truthout Executive Director Maya Schenwar shows that incarceration actually doesn't deter crime, looks at its devastating effect on families and communities, and offers more humane and more effective alternatives"--
Summary
35,000 Americans are arrested every day, and the number of prisoners has increased 500% over the last three decades. Truthout Executive Director Maya Schenwar shows that incarceration actually doesn't deter crime, looks at its devastating effect on families and communities, and offers more humane and more effective alternatives
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10395543
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UAB
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Schenwar, Maya
Dewey number
364.60973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Imprisonment
  • Alternatives to imprisonment
  • Corrections
  • Criminals
  • Justice, Administration of
Target audience
adult
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why prison doesn't work and how we can do better
Label
Locked down, locked out : why prison doesn't work and how we can do better, Maya Schenwar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Working from the inside out : decarcerate!
  • Telling stories
  • The peace room
  • A wakeup
  • Epilogue:
  • Not an ending
  • Introduction:
  • Into the hole
  • The visiting room
  • The 100-year communication rewind
  • On the homefront
  • "Only her first bid"
  • Disposable babies
  • The case for a pen pal
Control code
ocn899365380
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781626562691
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
2014021463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)899365380
Label
Locked down, locked out : why prison doesn't work and how we can do better, Maya Schenwar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Working from the inside out : decarcerate!
  • Telling stories
  • The peace room
  • A wakeup
  • Epilogue:
  • Not an ending
  • Introduction:
  • Into the hole
  • The visiting room
  • The 100-year communication rewind
  • On the homefront
  • "Only her first bid"
  • Disposable babies
  • The case for a pen pal
Control code
ocn899365380
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781626562691
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
2014021463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)899365380

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