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The Resource Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in California, Franklin E. Zimring, Gordon Hawkins, and Sam Kamin

Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in California, Franklin E. Zimring, Gordon Hawkins, and Sam Kamin

Label
Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in California
Title
Punishment and democracy
Title remainder
three strikes and you're out in California
Statement of responsibility
Franklin E. Zimring, Gordon Hawkins, and Sam Kamin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The authors provide a comprehensive treatment of the politics and impact of 'get tough' criminal sentencing legislation in the United States. The book includes a study of the celebrated California 'three strikes' law
Member of
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Zimring, Franklin E
Dewey number
364.6/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1919-
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  • Hawkins, Gordon
  • Kamin, Sam
Series statement
Studies in crime and public policy
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  • Prison sentences
  • Mandatory sentences
  • Punishment in crime deterrence
  • Recidivism
  • Crime prevention
Label
Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in California, Franklin E. Zimring, Gordon Hawkins, and Sam Kamin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-238) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction; Part I: Origins and Structure; 1 Three Strikes Comes to California; 2 The Largest Penal Experiment in American History; Part II: The Study; 3 Building a Research Design; 4 The Role of Recidivists in Urban California Crime; 5 The Impact of Three Strikes on Criminal Punishment; 6 Three Strikes as Crime Control; Part III: Impacts; 7 The Jurisprudence of Imprisonment in California; 8 Living with Three Strikes: Courts, Corrections, and the Political Process; Part IV: Implications; 9 The Changing Politics of Criminal Punishment
  • 10 Democracy and the Governance of Criminal Punishment11 Legacies and Lessons; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
ocn559862766
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195350371
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)559862766
Label
Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in California, Franklin E. Zimring, Gordon Hawkins, and Sam Kamin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-238) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction; Part I: Origins and Structure; 1 Three Strikes Comes to California; 2 The Largest Penal Experiment in American History; Part II: The Study; 3 Building a Research Design; 4 The Role of Recidivists in Urban California Crime; 5 The Impact of Three Strikes on Criminal Punishment; 6 Three Strikes as Crime Control; Part III: Impacts; 7 The Jurisprudence of Imprisonment in California; 8 Living with Three Strikes: Courts, Corrections, and the Political Process; Part IV: Implications; 9 The Changing Politics of Criminal Punishment
  • 10 Democracy and the Governance of Criminal Punishment11 Legacies and Lessons; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
ocn559862766
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195350371
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)559862766

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