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Resource covering global trends in mass incarceration, and the detailed prison infrastructure of specific countries. Includes archival and reference materials, court cases, first-hand accounts, videos, Supreme Court audio files, research on rehabilitation, training materials and artistic works.
Events covered include: the use of the death penalty; the history of correctional institutions for juvenile offenders; internment camps; prison gangs and riots; the loss of rights for prisoners. Some materials focus on specific prisons such as Alcatraz, Sing Sing, Rikers, Norway’s prison, Halden fengsel and its rehabilitation within the prison system.
Interlibrary Loan Type: Not Permitted
Simultaneous User Limit: Unlimited simultaneous users