Table of contents for Downsizing prisons : how to reduce crime and end mass incarceration / Michael Jacobson.

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Preface 1
Introduction: Bloated Prisons 12
1 Mass Incarceration 29
2 Unintended Consequences 69
3 A New Reality for Prison Systems 129
4 Why Prison Growth Does Not Reduce Crime 173
5 Why Parole and Probation Policies Need to Change 212
6 Success Stories 271
7 Downsizing Prisons 341
Notes 356
Bibliography 420
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Prisons -- United States.
Probation -- United States.
Parole -- United States.
Alternatives to imprisonment -- United States.
Criminals -- Rehabilitation -- United States.