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America Behind Bars

Trends in Imprisonment, 1950-2000 (Criminal Justice, Recent Scholarship)

by Rick Ruddell

  • 105 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by LFB Scholarly Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisons,
  • Punishment,
  • Political Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • United States,
  • Social control,
  • Penology,
  • Public Policy - Cultural Policy,
  • Criminal justice, Administrati,
  • Imprisonment

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8871806M
    ISBN 101593320574
    ISBN 109781593320577

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