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Product Description: In this “impassioned plea for human dignity” (Kirkus Reviews) Jonathan Simon—called “one of the outstanding criminologists of his generation” by Nikolas Rose of the London School of Economics—charts a surprising path to end mass incarceration in America...read more

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9781595587695 | New Pr, August 5, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: For nearly forty years the United States has been gripped by policies that have placed more than 2.

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9781620972540 | Reprint edition (New Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In this “impassioned plea for human dignity” (Kirkus Reviews) Jonathan Simon—called “one of the outstanding criminologists of his generation” by Nikolas Rose of the London School of Economics—charts a surprising path to end mass incarceration in America.
9780205271924, titled "Study Guide for in Conflict and Order: Understanding Society" | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1999), cover price $21.00 | also contains Study Guide for in Conflict and Order: Understanding Society

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Product Description: Combining extensive interviews with his own experience as an inmate, John Irwin constructs a powerful and graphic description of the big-city jail. Unlike prisons, which incarcerate convicted felons, jails primarily confine arrested persons not yet charged or convicted of any serious crime...read more
By Jonathan Simon (foreword by)

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9780520277342 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, September 14, 2013), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Combining extensive interviews with his own experience as an inmate, John Irwin constructs a powerful and graphic description of the big-city jail.

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Product Description: Bringing together leading scholars in the fields of criminology, international law, philosophy and architectural history and theory, this book examines the interrelationships between architecture and justice, highlighting the provocative and curiously ambiguous juncture between the two...read more
By Jonathan Simon (editor), Nicholas Temple (editor) and Renee Tobe (editor)

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9781409431732 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 30, 2013, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Bringing together leading scholars in the fields of criminology, international law, philosophy and architectural history and theory, this book examines the interrelationships between architecture and justice, highlighting the provocative and curiously ambiguous juncture between the two.

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Product Description: What do you associate with chemistry? Explosions, innovative materials, plastics, pollution? The public's confused and contradictory conception of chemistry as basic science, industrial producer and polluter contributes to what we present in this book as chemistry's image as an impure science...read more

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9781848168114 | 2 edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, June 26, 2012), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: What do you associate with chemistry?
9781848162259 | Imperial College Pr, October 16, 2008, cover price $103.00 | About this edition: This book uses history to introduce central issues in the philosophy of chemistry.

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9781449393304 | Oreilly & Associates Inc, October 22, 2012, cover price $44.99

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Product Description: Since the 1970s, Americans have witnessed a pyrrhic war on crime, with sobering numbers at once chilling and cautionary. Our imprisoned population has increased five-fold, with a commensurate spike in fiscal costs that many now see as unsupportable into the future...read more
By Mary Louise Frampton (editor), Ian Haney-Lopez (editor) and Jonathan Simon (editor)

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9780814727607 | New York Univ Pr, July 1, 2008, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Since the 1970s, Americans have witnessed a pyrrhic war on crime, with sobering numbers at once chilling and cautionary.

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9780814727614 | New York Univ Pr, July 1, 2008, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Since the 1970s, Americans have witnessed a pyrrhic war on crime, with sobering numbers at once chilling and cautionary.

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9780195181081 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 3, 2007, cover price $33.95

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9780195386011 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 8, 2009), cover price $23.95

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Product Description: This book explores the history of pharmacy in France and its relationship to the discipline of chemistry as it emerged at the beginning of the nineteenth century. It argues that an appreciation of the history of pharmacy is essential to a full understanding of the constitution of modern science, in particular the discipline of chemistry...read more

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9780754650447 | Ashgate Pub Co, November 30, 2005, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This book explores the history of pharmacy in France and its relationship to the discipline of chemistry as it emerged at the beginning of the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: Cultural Analysis, Cultural Studies, and the Law is a field-defining collection of work at the intersection of law, cultural analysis and cultural studies. Over the past few decades the marked turn toward claims and policy arguments based on cultural identity—such as ethnicity, race, or religion—has pointed up the urgent need for legal studies to engage cultural critiques...read more
By Austin Sarat (editor) and Jonathan Simon (editor)

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9780822331438 | Duke Univ Pr, June 1, 2003, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Cultural Analysis, Cultural Studies, and the Law is a field-defining collection of work at the intersection of law, cultural analysis and cultural studies.

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Product Description: For much of the twentieth century, industrialized nations addressed social problems, such as workers' compensation benefits and social welfare programs, in terms of spreading risk. But in recent years a new approach has emerged: using risk both as a way to conceive of and address social problems and as an incentive to reduce individual claims on collective resources...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Tom Baker (editor) and Jonathan Simon (editor)

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9780226035185 | Univ of Chicago Pr, February 15, 2002, cover price $87.00 | About this edition: For much of the twentieth century, industrialized nations addressed social problems, such as workers' compensation benefits and social welfare programs, in terms of spreading risk.

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9780226035192 | Univ of Chicago Pr, February 15, 2002, cover price $32.00

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Product Description: This powerful book reveals how modern strategies of punishment—and, by all accounts, their failure—relate to political and economic transformations in society at large. Jonathan Simon uses the practice of parole in California as a window to the changing historical understanding of what a corrections system does and how it works...read more

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9780226758565 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 10, 1993, cover price $92.00

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9780226758572 | Univ of Chicago Pr, January 1, 1994, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This powerful book reveals how modern strategies of punishment—and, by all accounts, their failure—relate to political and economic transformations in society at large.

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