Lockdown America : police and prisons in the age of crisis (Book, 2001) [Union University]
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Lockdown America : police and prisons in the age of crisis

Author: Christian Parenti
Publisher: New York : Verso, 2001, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Lockdown America" not only documents the horrors and absurdities of militarized policing, prisons, a fortified border and the federalization of the war on crime, it also explains the political and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christian Parenti
ISBN: 1859843034 9781859843031 1859847188 9781859847183
OCLC Number: 1006428237
Description: xiii, 290 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Police and prisons in the age of crisis
Responsibility: Christian Parenti.
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"The book is in the best tradition of investigative journalism, paced like a fine novel, it carries the authority of meticulous academic research." -- The Independent "[Parenti's] exhaustively Read more...

 
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