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Encyclopedia of prisons & correctional facilities [electronic resource] /

Mary Bosworth, editor.

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Names: Bosworth, Mary.
Published: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2005.
Topics: Prisons - United States - Encyclopedias. | Correctional institutions - United States - Encyclopedias.
Genres: Electronic books. | Electronic reference sources.
Online Access: SAGE Knowledge - Full text online
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Physical Description: 1 online resource (2 v.) : ill.
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 1189-1252) and index.
ISBN: 1412925355 (e-book)
9781412925358 (e-book)


Summary: This two-volume set aims to provide a critical overview of penal institutions within a historical and contemporary framework. The encyclopedia also contains biographies, articles describing important legal statutes, as well as detailed and authoritative descriptions of the major prisons in the United States.
Notes: Electronic reproduction.





Other Names: Bosworth, Mary.
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More Details for: Encyclopedia of prisons & correctional f