The Resource Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in california

Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in california

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
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Important aspects of the history of language in the United States remain shrouded in myth and legend. The notion of "one nation, one language" is part of the idealized history of the United States, although in its short history it has probably been host to more bilingual people than any other country in the world. Language is more than a means of communication. It brings into play an entire range of experiences and attitudes toward life. Furthermore, language is a potent symbolic issue because it links power and political claims of ownership with psychological demands for group worth. How peop
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 364.65
  • 364.650973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Punishment and democracy : three strikes and you're out in california
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1 Three Strikes Comes to California; 2 The Largest Penal Experiment in American History; 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; 7 The Jurisprudence of Imprisonment in California; 8 Living with Three Strikes: Courts, Corrections, and the Political Process; 9 The Changing Politics of Criminal Punishment; 10 Democracy and the Governance of Criminal Punishment; 11 Legacies and Lessons; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M
Control code
ocn191038385
Extent
1 online resource (pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602564206
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27856914
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191038385
  • pebcs1602564205

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