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- DescriptionPunishment for Sale is the definitive modern history of private prisons, told through social, ecomic and political frames. The authors explore the origin of the ideas of modern privatization, the establishment of private prisons, and the efforts to keep expanding in the face of problems and bad publicity. The book provides a balanced telling of the story of private prisons and the resistance they engendered within the context of crimilogy, and it is intended for supplemental use in undergraduate and graduate courses in crimilogy, social problems, and race & ethnicity.
- Author BiographyDonna Selman is assistant professor of criminology and criminal justice at Eastern Michigan University. She has contributed to the book Battleground: Criminal Justice. Paul Leighton is associate professor of criminology and criminal justice at Eastern Michigan University. He is a co-author of Class, Race, Gender, and Crime, and is the founder of StopViolence.com, a resource for non-repressive responses to violence prevention.
- Author(s)Donna Selman,Paul Leighton
- PublisherRowman & Littlefield
- Date of Publication16/01/2010
- SubjectSocial Sciences: Textbooks & Study Guides
- Series TitleIssues in Crime and Justice
- Place of PublicationLanham, MD
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintRowman & Littlefield Publishers
- Content Note1, black & white illustrations
- Weight440 g
- Width162 mm
- Height241 mm
- Spine19 mm
- Format DetailsLaminated cover
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