TITLE

The GLOBALIZATION Of Punishment

AUTHOR(S)
Pratt, John
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Corrections Today;Feb2002, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the similarities and differences between prison developments in the U.S. and other modern societies. Growth of incarceration rate in the U.S. from 1979 to 2000; Discussion on the prison population growth in the 19th and 20th centuries; Terms and tactics in punishment; Factors affecting the cost of incarceration.
ACCESSION #
6879027

 

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