The American prison : imagining a different future /
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The American prison : imagining a different future /

"For the first time in four decades, prison populations are declining and politicians have reached the consensus that mass imprisonment is no longer sustainable. At this unique moment in the history of corrections, the opportunity has emerged to discuss in meaningful ways how best to shape effo...

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Corporate Author: Sage Knowledge.
Other Authors: Cullen, Francis T.
Format: Online Book
Published: Los Angeles : SAGE, [2014]
Access:Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Reforming offenders
  • The therapeutic prison / Paula Smith and Myrinda Schweitzer
  • The restorative prison / Lois Presser
  • Morally transforming offenders
  • The faith-based prison / Byron R. Johnson
  • The virtuous prison / Francis T. Cullen, Jody L. Sundt, and John F. Wozniak
  • Doing justice
  • The feminist prison / Kristi Holsinger
  • The racially just prison / Craig Hemmens and Mary K. Stohr
  • Doing no harm
  • The safe prison / Benjamin Steiner and Benjamin Meade
  • The healthy prison / Roberto Hugh Potter and Jeffrey W. Rosky
  • Reinventing the prison
  • The private prison / Kevin A. Wright
  • The green prison / Mary K. Stohr and John F. Wozniak
  • Making prisons perform
  • The small prison / Cheryl Lero Jonson, John E. Eck, and Francis T. Cullen
  • The accountable prison / Francis T. Cullen, Cheryl Lero Jonson, and John E. Eck
  • The american prison
  • Lessons learned : from penal harm to penal help / Mary K. Stohr, Cheryl Lero Jonson, and Francis T. Cullen
  • Index
  • About the editors
  • About the contributors.