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The globalization of supermax prisons /

""Supermax" prisons, conceived by the United States in the early 1980s, are typically reserved for convicted political criminals such as terrorists and spies and for other inmates who are considered to pose a serious ongoing threat to the wider community, to the security of correction...

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Other Authors: Ross, Jeffrey Ian, (Editor), Wacquant, Loìˆc J. D., (author of foreword.)
Format: Online Book
Language:English
Published: New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2013]
Series:Critical issues in crime and society.
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Online Access:Online version
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