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Product Description: This collection tells the stories of true prison breaks, including those of Frank Abagnale, whose story is the basis for Catch Me If You Can, and Henri Charrieré whose memoir is the basis for Papillon, plus many more.
By Paul Simpson (editor)

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9780762449408 | Running Pr Book Pub, September 10, 2013, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: This collection tells the stories of true prison breaks, including those of Frank Abagnale, whose story is the basis for Catch Me If You Can, and Henri Charrieré whose memoir is the basis for Papillon, plus many more.

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Product Description: In this work, the authors present current research in the study of the practices, types, and challenges in prisons and prison systems. The topics discussed include the Chinese prison system for female offenders; a study of solitary confinement; an exploratory study on child care in prisons; the challenges of re-entry from prison to society; offence paralleling behaviours in incarcerated offenders; women offenders and the criminal justice system; and conducting treatment in the prison system and rehabilitation research...read more
By Stefan Baier (editor)

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9781624178504 | Nova Science Pub Inc, May 17, 2013, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: In this work, the authors present current research in the study of the practices, types, and challenges in prisons and prison systems.

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9781616519193 | Saddleback Pub, September 1, 2012, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: ###############################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################
9781562548162 | Saddleback Pub, August 1, 2005, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Read about some of history's most exciting captures!

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9781417637966 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2004, cover price $13.55

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Product Description: In 1972, Will Campbell published an issue of the Committee of Southern Churchmen's journal, Katallagete, to shed light on the US prison system. None could anticipate how the system would expand exponentially in the next four decades...read more
By Richard C. Goode (editor)

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9781610979467 | Wipf & Stock Pub, July 20, 2012, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: In 1972, Will Campbell published an issue of the Committee of Southern Churchmen's journal, Katallagete, to shed light on the US prison system.

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Product Description: What kinds of beliefs do most Americans hold about crime and violence, and where do these beliefs come from? What kinds of people are sent to prison_are the average inmates dangerous criminals, or are they involved in low-level drug-related, property, or public-order offenses? Who is ultimately paying for their time in prison? The 'Million Dollar Inmate' highlights the financial and social costs of America's incarceration of non-violent offenders...read more

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9780739114964 | Lexington Books, December 30, 2007, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: What kinds of beliefs do most Americans hold about crime and violence, and where do these beliefs come from?

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9780739114971, titled "The Million Dollar Inmate: The Financial and Social Burden of Nonviolent Offenders" | Lexington Books, November 1, 2010, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: What kinds of beliefs do most Americans hold about crime and violence, and where do these beliefs come from?

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Product Description: The new edition of Doing Time brings this widely recognized book up-to-date and provides an accessible and informed discussion of current debates around prisons and penal policy. Drawing on a range of international material the book provides a critical sociological analysis of developments in imprisonment...read more

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9780230235519 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2009), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: The new edition of Doing Time brings this widely recognized book up-to-date and provides an accessible and informed discussion of current debates around prisons and penal policy.
9780312222390 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 11, 1999, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This wide-ranging book provides a uniquely sociological account of the development and role of imprisonment in modern society.

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9780230235526 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2009), cover price $41.00 | About this edition: The new edition of Doing Time brings this widely recognized book up-to-date and provides an accessible and informed discussion of current debates around prisons and penal policy.
9780333752319 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 1, 1999, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This book is designed to acquaint students with some of the main issues associated with the emergence and development of the modern prison.

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Product Description: As of 2007, more than 9.25 million people were imprisoned worldwide. Almost half of the persons imprisoned are in the United States, China and Russia. The United States has more persons in prison per capita than any country in the world...read more

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9780739140246 | Lexington Books, September 30, 2009, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: As of 2007, more than 9.

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9780739140253 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, July 1, 2011), cover price $32.99 | About this edition: As of 2007, more than 9.

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Part of the 'True Stories' series, this book contains stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds. It contains maps, line drawings and notes on sources and further reading.

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9780794519827 | Reissue edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, September 22, 2007), cover price $4.99
9780746088357 | New edition (Usborne Pub Ltd, July 27, 2007), cover price $9.90 | About this edition: Part of the 'True Stories' series, this book contains stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds.

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Product Description: Did you know that California, Florida, and Texas together account for 44 percent of the American death row population? Did you know that Canada abolished the death penalty in 1976? Were you aware that 108 people in the U.S., including 12 death row inmates, have been exonerated because of DNA tests as of June 2002...read more

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9781552653111 | Altitude Pub Canada Ltd, April 15, 2006, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Did you know that California, Florida, and Texas together account for 44 percent of the American death row population?

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Product Description: The 16-page Teacher Resource Guide (TRG) available on CD provide over 100 activities and reproducible worksheets to support the books are extend students' reading skills, simply select and print the activities that you need.Astonishing Headlines series...read more
By Kent Publishing (editor)

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9781562548179 | Cdr edition (Saddleback Pub, August 1, 2005), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: The 16-page Teacher Resource Guide (TRG) available on CD provide over 100 activities and reproducible worksheets to support the books are extend students' reading skills, simply select and print the activities that you need.

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Product Description: Behind Bars: Readings on Incarcerated Life provides an insider's view of the prison experience. Seeking to answer the question "what is it really like to be a prison inmate?" this book presents easy to read, timely and diverse overviews of many of the most critical aspects of correctional culture and life...read more

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9780131190726 | Prentice Hall, March 8, 2005, cover price $78.20 | About this edition: Behind Bars: Readings on Incarcerated Life provides an insider's view of the prison experience.

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Presents more than thirty first-person narratives by people who have survived life-threatening dangers, including shipwreck, famine, war, and natural disasters. 25,000 first printing.
By John B. Letterman (editor)

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9780743245470 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 2003, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Presents more than thirty first-person narratives by people who have surived life-threatening dangers, including shipwreck, famine, war, and natural disasters, including the conquistador Cabeza de Vaca and John McCain.

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Product Description: For most Christians, prison culture is like visiting a foreign land, and the thought of ministering in prisons to those incarcerated is an intimidating prospect. Prison Ministry will empower any pastor, educator, or lay leader in doing effective prison ministry by providing a thorough “inside-out” view of prison life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780805424836 | B & H Pub Group, May 1, 2002, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: For most Christians, prison culture is like visiting a foreign land, and the thought of ministering in prisons to those incarcerated is an intimidating prospect.

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Product Description: Drawing on extensive case studies and his experience as director of psychiatric services at the Regional Treatment Centre in Ontario, Geoffrey Conacher traces the MDO management process from initial assessment, through secure stabilization, to preparation for release and subsequent community supervision...read more

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9780773514195 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, August 1, 1996, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Drawing on extensive case studies and his experience as director of psychiatric services at the Regional Treatment Centre in Ontario, Geoffrey Conacher traces the MDO management process from initial assessment, through secure stabilization, to preparation for release and subsequent community supervision.

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9781557981769 | Rev sub edition (Amer Psychological Assn, December 1, 1992), cover price $19.95

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