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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Prisons -- United States.,
  • Corrections -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementThomas O. Murton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9471 .M87
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 285 p. :
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5201556M
ISBN 10003013076X
LC Control Number75025788

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Submission to the Scottish Prison Commission Chairman: The Rt Hon Henry McLeish Rethinking Imprisonment in Scotland: The Dilemma for Prison Reform and the Challenges Beyond Alec Spencer1 30 November Acknowledgment: The second part of this submission is based on an earlier paper “The Cost of Unnecessary. In , he wrote his second book on penal reform, The Dilemma of Prison Reform, published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Prison scandal Hired to end corruption. In the s, Arkansas maintained two large prison farms: the Tucker State Prison Farm and Cummins State Prison Farm. The farms used over a thousand inmates as forced labor to produce Alma mater: University of California, Berkeley. His paradigm-challenging new book, Locked In: The True Causes of Mass Incarceration—and How to Achieve Real Reform (Basic Books, ), aims to dismantle the drug‑war‑focused “standard story,” as Pfaff calls it, of why our prison population is so high. “Why I push so hard against this common narrative is because actually, in the end. Page 36 - The treatment of criminals by society is for the protection of society. But since such treatment is directed to the criminal rather than to the crime, its great object should be his moral regeneration. Hence the supreme aim of prison discipline is the reformation of criminals, not the infliction of vindictive suffering.

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