American Prisons and Jails: An Encyclopedia of Controversies and Trends [2 volumes]

by
Vidisha Barua Worleyeditor
Robert M. Worleyeditor
American Prisons and Jails: An Encyclopedia of Controversies and Trends [2 volumes]

20181231

ABC-CLIO

Pages 832
Topics Current Events and Issues

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American Prisons and Jails: An Encyclopedia of Controversies and Trends [2 volumes]

Author(s): Vidisha Barua Worley and Robert M. Worley, Editors
Contributors: Worley, Vidisha; Worley, Robert;
Abstract:

This two-volume encyclopedia provides a comprehensive and authoritative examination of the history and current character of American prisons and jails and their place in the U.S. corrections system.


• Contains approximately 225 entries, comprehensively examining all aspects of American prisons and jails

• Includes an Annotated List of Relevant Organizations and Institutes for ease of reference

• Provides a chronology of important developments related to prisons and jails in US history

• Lists print, electronic, and multimedia resources in a bibliography for readers interested in exploring the topic further

Editor(s): Worley, Vidisha; Worley, Robert;
SortTitle: american prisons and jails: an encyclopedia of controversies and trends [2 volumes]
Keyword(s): Current Events and Issues
Author Info:
Vidisha Barua Worleyeditor
Robert M. Worleyeditor
eISBN-13: 9781610695015
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781610695015.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781610695008
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 832
Publication Date: 20181231

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