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Incarceration

Incarceration

unsustainable costs and diminishing benefits

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Published by South Australian Council of Social Service in Unley, S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- South Australia -- Costs -- Evaluation,
  • Correctional institutions -- Cost of operation -- South Australia

  • Edition Notes

    Statementreport prepared by SACOSS.
    ContributionsCannon, Richard., Crogan, Kate.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV9069 .I53 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23949798M
    ISBN 10090829350X
    ISBN 109780908293506
    LC Control Number2009483943
    OCLC/WorldCa426482743

    Michelle Alexander, famous for her book arguing that mass incarceration is the “new Jim Crow,” now has a perch on the op-ed pages of the New York Times, where she’s been offering her views Author: Barry Latzer.


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