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Barkow, Rachel Elise

Prisoners of Politics

Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarceration

HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS

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    Publication Date:
    March 2019
    Copyright year:
    2019
    ISBN
    978-0-674-23899-2
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    Overview

    Aims and Scope

    America’s criminal justice system reflects irrational fears stoked by politicians seeking to win election. Pointing to specific policies that are morally problematic and have failed to end the cycle of recidivism, Rachel Barkow argues that reform guided by evidence, not politics and emotions, will reduce crime and reverse mass incarceration.

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    304 pages
    HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Language:
    English

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