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eBook Prison Riots in Britain and the USA ePub

by Robert Adams

  • ISBN: 0333625056
  • Category: Social Sciences
  • Subcategory: Politics
  • Author: Robert Adams
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Macmillan P; 2nd Edition edition (1994)
  • Pages: 304
  • ePub book: 1932 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1883 kb
  • Other: lrf lit azw docx
  • Rating: 4.6
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It demonstrates that prison riots are a central feature of penal history.

Prison Riots: Problems and Perspectives. Narratives of Imprisonment and Rioting. Prison Riots in the US. Robert Adams. Prison Riots in Britain. Responses to Prison Riots. It uses extensive documentary evidence to demonstrate that prison riots in Britain and the US have shifted from traditional riots in which prisoners made no specific demands, to g riots where they often challenged the dominant penal philosophy of rehabilitation. The book illustrates the violent nature both of many prison riots and of responses to them by the authorities.

Robert Adams, formerly professor of human services development at the University of Lincoln and professor .

Robert Adams, formerly professor of human services development at the University of Lincoln and professor of social work at Teesside University, has been visiting professor at the University of the West of Scotland and now is emeritus professor in the School of Health and Social Care, Teesside University

The Atlanta prison riots were a series of prison riots that occurred at the . Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia, United States in November 1987. The riot coincided with a similar riot at the Federal Detention Center in Oakdale, Louisiana

The Atlanta prison riots were a series of prison riots that occurred at the . The riot coincided with a similar riot at the Federal Detention Center in Oakdale, Louisiana. In the Mariel boatlift of 1980, over 100,000 Cubans migrated to Florida. By 1987, about 4,000 of these Cubans were incarcerated for lack of documentation or for committing crimes. On November 10, 1987, the .

Beginning in the 1820s, America’s nascent prison system underwent a second transformation.

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Why the criminal-justice system is so very fond of incarceration. Its incarceration rate-693 of every 100,000-is nearly five times Britain’s, six times Canada’s and 15 times Japan’s. And that rate masks huge variations: Washington, DC, Louisiana and Georgia each lock up more than one in every 100 residents. Why? Blind Injustice tries to answer that complex question from an unusual perspective. The author, Mark Godsey, used to be a federal prosecutor in New York

John Adams (October 30, 1735 – July 4, 1826) was an American statesman, attorney, diplomat, writer, and Founding Father who served as the second president of the United States, from 1797 to 1801.

John Adams (October 30, 1735 – July 4, 1826) was an American statesman, attorney, diplomat, writer, and Founding Father who served as the second president of the United States, from 1797 to 1801. Before his presidency, he was a leader of the American Revolution that achieved independence from Great Britain and served as the first vice president of the United States

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