By Mary D. Looman,John D. Carl
In A nation known as Prison, Mary Looman and John Carl suggest a paradigm shift within the approach that American society perspectives mass incarceration. Weaving jointly sociological and mental rules, theories of political reform, and real-life tales from stories operating in criminal and with at-risk households, Looman and Carl shape a starting place of realizing to illustrate that felony is greater than an establishment outfitted of fences and regulations - it's a tradition. legal keeps good after incarceration, as ex-felons depart correctional amenities (and frequently go back to impoverished neighborhoods) with no funds or felony id of yankee citizenship. Trapped within the isolation of poverty, those felony extraterrestrial beings flip to unlawful methods of offering for themselves and are usually reimprisoned. this case is unsustainable and the USA is obviously dealing with an incarceration epidemic that calls for a brand new point of view to remove it. A nation known as Prison bargains concrete, possible, inexpensive feedback to reform the criminal process and support prisoners go back to a more healthy lifestyles after incarceration.
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A Country Called Prison: Mass Incarceration and the Making of a New Nation by Mary D. Looman,John D. Carl