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The Resource The big house : image and reality of the American prison, Stephen Cox

The big house : image and reality of the American prison, Stephen Cox

Label
The big house : image and reality of the American prison
Title
The big house
Title remainder
image and reality of the American prison
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Cox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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343686
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Cox, Stephen D.
Dewey number
365/.973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Icons of America
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  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
Target audience
adult
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image and reality of the American prison
Label
The big house : image and reality of the American prison, Stephen Cox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-211) and index
Contents
Touring the institution -- How to build a big house -- Your life as a convict -- The art of humiliation -- Sex -- You built it, now try to run it -- A tale of two prisons -- Rajahs and reformers -- Prisons you can't tear down
Control code
ocn313017824
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 222 p., [22] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300124194
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008329
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)313017824
Label
The big house : image and reality of the American prison, Stephen Cox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-211) and index
Contents
Touring the institution -- How to build a big house -- Your life as a convict -- The art of humiliation -- Sex -- You built it, now try to run it -- A tale of two prisons -- Rajahs and reformers -- Prisons you can't tear down
Control code
ocn313017824
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 222 p., [22] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300124194
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009008329
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)313017824

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