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Intermediate Sanctions In Overcrowded Times / Edition 1

Intermediate Sanctions In Overcrowded Times / Edition 1

by Michael Tonry
     
 

ISBN-10: 1555532217

ISBN-13: 9781555532215

Pub. Date: 03/30/1995

Publisher: Northeastern University Press

Overcrowded prisons and the high cost of incarceration are among the most complex issues surrounding the public debate about reform of the criminal justice system. In this volume, leading experts on sentencing and corrections policy focus on intermediate sanctions designed to reduce the U.S. reliance on prisons. Selected from the highly-regarded and influential

Overview

Overcrowded prisons and the high cost of incarceration are among the most complex issues surrounding the public debate about reform of the criminal justice system. In this volume, leading experts on sentencing and corrections policy focus on intermediate sanctions designed to reduce the U.S. reliance on prisons. Selected from the highly-regarded and influential journal Overcrowded Times, the essays evaluate major innovative programs such as conflict mediation, financial penalties, community service, electronic monitoring, day-reporting centers, and boot camps.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555532215
Publisher:
Northeastern University Press
Publication date:
03/30/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

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