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Lang Matl
Author Lippke, Richard L., 1954-

Title Rethinking imprisonment / Richard L. Lippke.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 main  343-LI RE    Available
Description xiii, 278 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Oxford monographs on criminal law and justice
Oxford monographs on criminal law and criminal justice.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [266]-273) and index.
Contents Censuring equalization retributivism -- The case for retributive sentencing -- Imprisonable offenses -- B-level analysis -- Minimum and extreme conditions of confinement -- Initial challenges to prisoners' rights -- Work, welfare, and responsibility -- In defense of more permeable prisons -- Retained civil rights -- Access to recreation and entertainment -- Privatization, abolition, or reform.
Subject Imprisonment.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
ISBN 019920912X (hbk.)
9780199209125 (hbk.)