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The Resource Prisons, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

Prisons, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

Label
Prisons
Title
Prisons
Statement of responsibility
Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains sixteen essays that offer varying perspectives on issues related to prisons, including if prisons help society, the treatment of inmates, and the role of prisons in the War on Terror; and provides quick facts, a glossary, contact information for organizations, and a bibliography
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Library Media Connection starred, August 2006
Dewey number
365/.973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett School Solutions
LC call number
HV9471
LC item number
.P7826 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scherer, Lauri S
Series statement
Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Imprisonment
  • Prisoners of war
Label
Prisons, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-134) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Do prisons help society? -- Prisons are beneficial to society / David Muhlhausen -- Prisons are not beneficial to society / Jeffrey Ian Ross -- Prisons keep criminals off the streets / Robert Whelan -- Prisons are filled with people who don't belong there / Jamie Fellner -- Faith-based prisons are beneficial to society / Rob Moll -- Faith-based prisons should be illegal / Rob Boston -- How should inmates be treated? -- Prisons should use inmate labor / Rob Atkinson and Knut A. Rostad -- Prisons should not use inmate labor / Kathy Kelly -- Prisoner health care is inadequate / James Sterngold -- Prisoner health care is too generous / Michael Crowley -- What role should prisons play in the war on terror? -- The military prison at Guantanamo Bay should be closed / Bill Press -- The military prison at Guantanamo Bay should stay open / Michelle Malkin -- The use of international prisons helps fight terrorism / Condoleezza Rice -- The use of international prisons is illegal / Jennifer Van Bergen -- The Unites States tortures its political prisoners / Eliza Griswold -- The United States does not torture its political prisoners / Byron York
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9780737735789
Lccn
2007032513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • fol11689872
  • (ICrlF)15628S
Label
Prisons, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-134) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Do prisons help society? -- Prisons are beneficial to society / David Muhlhausen -- Prisons are not beneficial to society / Jeffrey Ian Ross -- Prisons keep criminals off the streets / Robert Whelan -- Prisons are filled with people who don't belong there / Jamie Fellner -- Faith-based prisons are beneficial to society / Rob Moll -- Faith-based prisons should be illegal / Rob Boston -- How should inmates be treated? -- Prisons should use inmate labor / Rob Atkinson and Knut A. Rostad -- Prisons should not use inmate labor / Kathy Kelly -- Prisoner health care is inadequate / James Sterngold -- Prisoner health care is too generous / Michael Crowley -- What role should prisons play in the war on terror? -- The military prison at Guantanamo Bay should be closed / Bill Press -- The military prison at Guantanamo Bay should stay open / Michelle Malkin -- The use of international prisons helps fight terrorism / Condoleezza Rice -- The use of international prisons is illegal / Jennifer Van Bergen -- The Unites States tortures its political prisoners / Eliza Griswold -- The United States does not torture its political prisoners / Byron York
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9780737735789
Lccn
2007032513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • fol11689872
  • (ICrlF)15628S

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