And the Poor Get Prison / Edition 1

And the Poor Get Prison / Edition 1

by Jeffrey H. Reiman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205193684

ISBN-13: 9780205193684

Pub. Date: 12/28/1995

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Criminal justice expert Reiman argues that current criminal justice policy is intended to benefit the rich and powerful by maintaining an apparent threat of crime by poor people, rather than reducing crime. Reiman presents evidence that the criminal justice system is biased against the poor from start to finish.

Overview

Criminal justice expert Reiman argues that current criminal justice policy is intended to benefit the rich and powerful by maintaining an apparent threat of crime by poor people, rather than reducing crime. Reiman presents evidence that the criminal justice system is biased against the poor from start to finish.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205193684
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
12/28/1995
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.59(d)

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