doorgaan naar inhoud
America's prisons : opposing viewpoints Voorbeeldweergave van dit item
SluitenVoorbeeldweergave van dit item
Bezig met controle...

America's prisons : opposing viewpoints

Auteur: Noah Berlatsky
Uitgever: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, ©2010.
Serie: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : Jeugd : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
Database:WorldCat
Samenvatting:
This book is a collection of articles in which authors debate whether American prisons are effective, whether American prisons are just, whether American prisons are humane, and the ways different prison populations should be treated.
Beoordeling:

(nog niet beoordeeld) 0 met beoordelingen - U bent de eerste

Onderwerpen
Meer in deze trant

 

Zoeken naar een in de bibliotheek beschikbaar exemplaar

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Bibliotheken met dit item worden gezocht…

Details

Genre/Vorm: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Genre: Jeugd
Soort document: Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Noah Berlatsky
ISBN: 9780737749564 9780737749571 0737749563 0737749571
OCLC-nummer: 466347574
Beschrijving: 224 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Inhoud: Why consider opposing viewpoints? --
Introduction --
Are American Prisons Effective?: --
Chapter preface --
Prison deters crime / Bruce Bayley --
Prison does not deter crime / Joel Waldfogel --
Prisons can rehabilitate / Shreveport Times --
Prison rehabilitation efforts are ineffective / Dana Pico --
Alternative sentencing would be more effective than prison / Ruth David --
Alternatives to prison are dangerous and ineffective / Thomas Sowell --
Periodical bibliography --
Are American Prisons Just?: --
Chapter preface --
America's imprisonment practices are racist / Glenn Loury --
America's imprisonment practices are not racist / Heather Mac Donald --
Mandatory minimum sentencing is just in drug cases / Jodi L Avergun --
Mandatory minimum sentencing is unjust / Robert Hooker and Robert Hirsh --
Imprisoning drug users is just / Theodore Dalrymple --
Imprisoning nonviolent drug users is unjust / Michael Huemer --
Disenfranchising prisoners is just / Ben Johnson --
Disenfranchising prisoners is unjust / Conor Clarke and Greg Yothers --
Periodical bibliography --
Are American Prisons Humane?: --
Chapter preface --
American prisons are humane / Harley G Lappin --
Overcrowding in American prisons is inhumane / Craig Haney --
Stun technology makes prisons safer / Jeff Wiehe --
Stun technology is inhumane and dangerous / Anne-Marie Cusac --
California must spend more on prison health care / J Clark Kelso --
California should not spend excessively on prison health care / Debra Saunders --
Periodical bibliography --
How Should Different Prison Populations Be Treated?: --
Chapter preface --
Allowing inmate moms to raise their children in prison is beneficial / Suzanne Smalley --
Raising children in prison may be harmful / Carol Lloyd --
Juveniles should not be placed in adult prisons / Campaign for Youth Justice --
Life without parole in the adult system is reasonable for some juvenile offenders / Charles D Stimson and Andrew M Grossman --
Mentally ill should not be placed in the prison system / Jamie Fellner --
Focusing on mental illness in prison prevents real reform / Susan Mortimer --
Periodical bibliography --
For further discussion --
Organizations to contact --
Bibliography of books --
Index.
Serietitel: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Verantwoordelijkheid: Noah Berlatsky, book editor.

Fragment:

This book is a collection of articles in which authors debate whether American prisons are effective, whether American prisons are just, whether American prisons are humane, and the ways different prison populations should be treated.

Beoordelingen

Beoordelingen door gebruikers
Beoordelingen van GoodReads worden opgehaald...
Bezig met opvragen DOGObooks-reviews...

Tags

U bent de eerste.
Bevestig deze aanvraag

Misschien heeft u dit item reeds aangevraagd. Selecteer a.u.b. Ok als u toch wilt doorgaan met deze aanvraag.

Gekoppelde data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/466347574>
library:oclcnum"466347574"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/466347574>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/806191>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Alternatives to imprisonment."@en
schema:name"Alternatives to imprisonment"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2010"
schema:datePublished"2010"
schema:description"Why consider opposing viewpoints? -- Introduction -- Are American Prisons Effective?: -- Chapter preface -- Prison deters crime / Bruce Bayley -- Prison does not deter crime / Joel Waldfogel -- Prisons can rehabilitate / Shreveport Times -- Prison rehabilitation efforts are ineffective / Dana Pico -- Alternative sentencing would be more effective than prison / Ruth David -- Alternatives to prison are dangerous and ineffective / Thomas Sowell -- Periodical bibliography -- Are American Prisons Just?: -- Chapter preface -- America's imprisonment practices are racist / Glenn Loury -- America's imprisonment practices are not racist / Heather Mac Donald -- Mandatory minimum sentencing is just in drug cases / Jodi L Avergun -- Mandatory minimum sentencing is unjust / Robert Hooker and Robert Hirsh -- Imprisoning drug users is just / Theodore Dalrymple -- Imprisoning nonviolent drug users is unjust / Michael Huemer -- Disenfranchising prisoners is just / Ben Johnson -- Disenfranchising prisoners is unjust / Conor Clarke and Greg Yothers -- Periodical bibliography -- Are American Prisons Humane?: -- Chapter preface -- American prisons are humane / Harley G Lappin -- Overcrowding in American prisons is inhumane / Craig Haney -- Stun technology makes prisons safer / Jeff Wiehe -- Stun technology is inhumane and dangerous / Anne-Marie Cusac -- California must spend more on prison health care / J Clark Kelso -- California should not spend excessively on prison health care / Debra Saunders -- Periodical bibliography -- How Should Different Prison Populations Be Treated?: -- Chapter preface -- Allowing inmate moms to raise their children in prison is beneficial / Suzanne Smalley -- Raising children in prison may be harmful / Carol Lloyd -- Juveniles should not be placed in adult prisons / Campaign for Youth Justice -- Life without parole in the adult system is reasonable for some juvenile offenders / Charles D Stimson and Andrew M Grossman -- Mentally ill should not be placed in the prison system / Jamie Fellner -- Focusing on mental illness in prison prevents real reform / Susan Mortimer -- Periodical bibliography -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography of books -- Index."@en
schema:description"This book is a collection of articles in which authors debate whether American prisons are effective, whether American prisons are just, whether American prisons are humane, and the ways different prison populations should be treated."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/349137147>
schema:genre"Juvenile works"@en
schema:genre"Juvenile works."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"America's prisons : opposing viewpoints"@en
schema:numberOfPages"224"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Venster sluiten

Meld u aan bij WorldCat 

Heeft u geen account? U kunt eenvoudig een nieuwe gratis account aanmaken.