Halfway home : race, punishment, and the afterlife of mass incarceration / Reuben Jonathan Miller
Book | Little, Brown and Company | 2021 | First edition.
2 holds on first copy returned of 11 copies

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Edition
First edition.
Description
vii, 341 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-328) and index.
Contents
Something like an introduction -- I: Debt. Confession ; Guilt ; Sinnerman -- II: Wage. Millions of details ; In victory and spectacular defeat ; Chains and corpses -- III: Salvation. Treatment ; Power ; America, goddamn!
Summary
A Chicago Cook County Jail chaplain and mass-incarceration sociologist examines the lifelong realities of a criminal record, demonstrating how America's justice system is less about rehabilitation and more about structured disenfranchisement.
Subject
ISBN
9780316451512 (hardcover)
0316451517 (hardcover)
Extras
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