TITLE

Crime and Punishment: No other country has higher rate of incarceration than U.S

AUTHOR(S)
Schurr, Carolyn
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
ABA Journal;May91, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. has the highest known rate of incarceration in the world. Costs of locking up criminals; Lack of correlation between incarceration rates and crime rates; Policy implications on the criminal justice system.
ACCESSION #
4799009

 

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