Alternatives to Prisons (At Issue) (Library Binding)

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By Ronald D. Lankford Jr (Editor)
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This collection of essays offers readers a comprehensive look at the issues surrounding alternative prisons. This necessary book explores the effectiveness of the American prison system, the use of boot camps as a potential alternative for juveniles and adults, the role of electronic monitoring and intensive probation, and the development of reading courses as an alternative to incarceration.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780737755442
ISBN-10: 073775544X
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication Date: January 21st, 2012
Pages: 112
Language: English
Series: At Issue