Are Prisons Any Better?: Twenty Years of Correctional Reform

Are Prisons Any Better?: Twenty Years of Correctional Reform

by John W. Murphy, Jack E. Dison


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ISBN-13: 9780803935709
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 04/01/1990
Series: SAGE Criminal Justice System Annuals Series , #26
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

The Prison - Clemens Bartollas
Disorder Personified
Legal Mandates and Changes in Prisons - Dennis L Peck and John O Smykla
Changes in Prison Facilities as a Function of Correctional Philosophy - Randall I Atlas and Roger G Dunham
Developments in Prison Administration - David England
Philosophical Issues Related to Prison Reform - Algis Mickunas
The Idea of Community Correctional Reform - Dan A Lewis and Cheryl Darling
How Rhetoric and Reality Join
The Privatization of Prisons - T Don Hutto
Behavioral and Psychological Considerations in the Success of Prison Reform - Edward Zamble
Treatment Modalities Within Prison - T Paul Louis and Jerry R Sparger
Conclusion - John W Murphy and Jack E Dison

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