Author: Robert A. Ferguson
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674728684
Size: 60.23 MB
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Robert Ferguson diagnoses all parts of a massive, out-of-control punishment regime.

Alone In America

Author: Robert A. Ferguson
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674070704
Size: 63.58 MB
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With more people living alone today than at any time in U.S. history, Ferguson investigates loneliness in American fiction, from its mythological beginnings in Rip Van Winkle to the postmodern terrors of 9/11.

Practice Extended

Author: Robert A. Ferguson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231540590
Size: 28.27 MB
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The book details how judicial opinions are written, how legal thought and philosophy inform ideas, and how best to appreciate a courtroom novel.

Jack And Norman

Author: Jerome Loving
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250107008
Size: 74.55 MB
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This is the story of an author and his apprentice. It is the story of literary influence and tragedy. It is also the story of incarceration in America.

Reading The Early Republic

Author: Robert A. FERGUSON
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067402236X
Size: 13.85 MB
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Rebellion, slavery, and treason--the mingled stories of the Revolution--still haunt national thought. Ferguson shows that the legacy that made the country remains the idea of what it is still trying to become.

The American Enlightenment 1750 1820

Author: Robert A. Ferguson
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674023222
Size: 62.64 MB
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Ferguson's trenchant interpretation yields new understanding of this pivotal period for American culture.

Cheap On Crime

Author: Prof. Hadar Aviram
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520960327
Size: 76.81 MB
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In Cheap on Crime, Hadar Aviram draws on years of archival and journalistic research and builds on social history and economics literature to show the powerful impact of recession-era discourse on the death penalty, the war on drugs, ...

A Costly American Hatred

Author: Joseph Rodney Dole II
ISBN: 9780692298367
Size: 65.61 MB
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A Costly American Hatred is an in-depth look at how America's hatred of "criminals" has led the nation down an expensive path that not only ostracizes and demonizes an ever-growing segment of the population, but is also now so pervasive ...

The Big House

Author: Stephen D. Cox
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030015495X
Size: 47.46 MB
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This book investigates both the popular images of prison and the realities behind them : problems of control and discipline, mainenance and reform, power and sexuality.

The Dante Club

Author: Matthew Pearl
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448129427
Size: 35.85 MB
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Before Inferno came The Dante Club...the captivating thriller from the writer whose fans include Dan Brown, Jed Rubenfeld, Kate Mosse and Tess Gerritsen Boston, 1865.