Reforming Punishment: Psychological Limits to the Pains of Imprisonment

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In Reforming Punishment: Psychological Limits to the Pains of Imprisonment, author Craig Haney argues that the United States justice and prison system suffers from fatal structural and legal flaws that cause pain to the imprisoned and ultimately increase crime. Today the U.S. imprisons more people than any other nation. Prisons cause prisoners to make adaptations so they can take the long-term exposure to pain and these adaptations cause personal and social problems, both while offenders are imprisoned and after the ...

Reforming Punishment: Psychological Limits to the Pains of Imprisonment 2006, American Psychological Association (APA), Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781591473176

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