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The Resource Alternatives to prisons, Jennifer Skancke, book editor

Alternatives to prisons, Jennifer Skancke, book editor

Label
Alternatives to prisons
Title
Alternatives to prisons
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Skancke, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The contributors to this anthology explore the reasons behind the exploding prison population, whether prisons are a successful deterrent to crime, and the various alternatives to imprisonment
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.6/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9304
LC item number
.A647 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Skancke, Jennifer
Series statement
At issue
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alternatives to imprisonment
  • Corrections
  • Criminals
  • Criminals
  • Criminal behavior
Label
Alternatives to prisons, Jennifer Skancke, book editor
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
Incarceration does not reduce crime / John Irwin, Vincent Schiraldi, and Jason Ziedenberg. -- Incarceration does reduce crime / Morgan Reynolds. -- Punitive approaches to addressing juvenile crime are ineffective / Richard A. Mendel. -- Prison overcrowding creates a need for prison alternatives / Alida V. Merlo and Peter J. Benekos. -- Prison alternatives can cut costs and improve public safety / Daniel L. Lombardo and Robert N. Levy. -- Drug courts are effective in reducing recidivism / David Cole. -- Mental health courts for mentally ill offenders are effective / Lisa Rabasca. -- Teen courts benefit juvenile offenders / Jeffrey A. Butts and Janeen Buck. -- Family-based therapies are successful alternatives to juvenile incarceration / Tori DeAngelis. -- Restorative justice benefits victims and offenders / Jeff Anderson. -- Shame punishment is an effective alternative to incarceration / Aaron S. Book. -- Electronic monitoring is a popular alternative to imprisonment / Scott Vollum and Chris Hale
Control code
ocm56085851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9780737726930
Lccn
2004053500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1238878
System control number
(OCoLC)56085851
Label
Alternatives to prisons, Jennifer Skancke, book editor
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
Incarceration does not reduce crime / John Irwin, Vincent Schiraldi, and Jason Ziedenberg. -- Incarceration does reduce crime / Morgan Reynolds. -- Punitive approaches to addressing juvenile crime are ineffective / Richard A. Mendel. -- Prison overcrowding creates a need for prison alternatives / Alida V. Merlo and Peter J. Benekos. -- Prison alternatives can cut costs and improve public safety / Daniel L. Lombardo and Robert N. Levy. -- Drug courts are effective in reducing recidivism / David Cole. -- Mental health courts for mentally ill offenders are effective / Lisa Rabasca. -- Teen courts benefit juvenile offenders / Jeffrey A. Butts and Janeen Buck. -- Family-based therapies are successful alternatives to juvenile incarceration / Tori DeAngelis. -- Restorative justice benefits victims and offenders / Jeff Anderson. -- Shame punishment is an effective alternative to incarceration / Aaron S. Book. -- Electronic monitoring is a popular alternative to imprisonment / Scott Vollum and Chris Hale
Control code
ocm56085851
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9780737726930
Lccn
2004053500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1238878
System control number
(OCoLC)56085851

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