From asylum to prison : deinstitutionalization and the rise of mass incarceration after 1945 /
"Prisons and asylums developed in parallel in the United States as institutions dedicated to the quarantine, detention, and punishment of the socially marginal. A widely accepted popular narrative holds that deinstitutionalization from the 1950s to the 1990s diminished the role of asylums in Am...
Chapel Hill :
The University of North Carolina Press,
|Series:||Justice, power, and politics.