The Prisoners World

Author: William Tregea
Editor: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739129159
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The Prisoners' World seeks to make the "prisoners' voice" come alive for regular college classroom students via author narrative essays as well as over sixty prisoner essays that shed light into prisoner experiences in California and Michigan penitentiaries.
The Prisoners' World
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: William S. Tregea, Marjorie S. Larmour
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-16 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Drawing on twenty-five years of teaching prison college and volunteer classes in eleven Michigan and California prisons, The Prisoners' World strives to make the 'prisoners' voice' come alive for regular college students. The book starts off by tracing shifts in social definitions of criminality, and lays out the premises of
The Prisoners' World
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: William Tregea, Marjorie Larmour
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Lexington Books

The Prisoners' World seeks to make the "prisoners' voice" come alive for regular college classroom students via author narrative essays as well as over sixty prisoner essays that shed light into prisoner experiences in California and Michigan penitentiaries.
The Prison-industrial Complex & the Global Economy
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Eve Goldberg, Linda Evans
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: PM Press

A look at the economic motives for continued, excessive imprisonment of individuals.
Imprisonment worldwide
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Coyle, Andrew, Fair, Helen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-29 - Publisher: Policy Press

How many people are imprisoned across the globe? What factors can help explain variations in the use of imprisonment in different countries? What ethical considerations should apply to the way imprisonment is used? Providing a comprehensive account of prison populations worldwide, this new work links prison statistics from the last
Dance in Chains
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Padraic Kenney
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

States around the world imprison people for their beliefs or politically-motivated actions. Oppositional movements of all stripes celebrate their comrades behind bars. Yet they are more than symbols of repression and human rights. Dance in Chains examines the experiences of political prisoners themselves in order to understand who they are,