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Contents Acknowledgments 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.