The Fall Of The Prison

The Fall Of The Prison

by Lee Griffith
     
 

Examining prisons from the perspectives of sociology, theology, history, and biblical exegesis, Griffith argues that the church has taken a woefully wrong turn by aligning itself with the traditional justice system. He shows how prisons are clearly ineffective at deterring crime and rehabilitating offenders and maintains that Christians should be even more concerned…  See more details below

Overview

Examining prisons from the perspectives of sociology, theology, history, and biblical exegesis, Griffith argues that the church has taken a woefully wrong turn by aligning itself with the traditional justice system. He shows how prisons are clearly ineffective at deterring crime and rehabilitating offenders and maintains that Christians should be even more concerned with how the prison fails in principle than how it fails in practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802806703
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/01/1993
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
0.63(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

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