Hardcover(Medallion Edition)

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Discusses the history and philosophy of incarceration and examines conditions in American prisons and such related issues as prison reform, riots, prisoners' rights, and more.

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ISBN-13: 9780791043158
Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/01/1998
Series: Crime, Justice, and Punishment Series
Edition description: Medallion Edition
Pages: 119
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

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Prisons 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
The book had a lot of facts on prison life, which were interesting to know. Lots of people dont realize what goes on behind bars and this book gives you an in depth look at what prisoners go through. This book tells you about prisoners rights, riots that go on, beatings&rapes, and how much violence goes on.