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Men Behind Bars
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Wayne S. Wooden
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

"Barry" is a seventeen-year-old single white male. He has blond hair and blue eyes, weighs 150 pounds, and is five feet eleven inches tall. He was arrested in California at age sixteen for assault and robbery. Because he was underage he was initially segregated in a one-man cell while in
Color Behind Bars: Racism in the U.S. Prison System [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 669
Authors: Scott Wm. Bowman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-11 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

A diverse, critical analysis of racial and ethnic disparities within the American criminal justice system that encourages critical thinking by providing various sides to the issues. • Presents a historical examination of racial and ethnic influences in the early formation of the criminal justice system • Allows readers to identify
Men Behind Bars Collection
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Scott Wm. Bowman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

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Rape: A History From 1860 To The Present
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Joanna Bourke
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Joanna Bourke, author of the critically-acclaimed Fear, unflinchingly and controversially moves away from looking at victims to look at the rapists. She examines the nature of rape, drawing together the work of criminologists, sociologists and psychiatrists to analyse what drives the perpetrators of sexual violence. Rape - A History looks
Women Who Love Men Who Kill
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Sheila Isenberg
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-19 - Publisher: Diversion Books

The “engrossing, thoroughly researched look at women who are in romantic relationships with incarcerated men”—fully updated with twenty-first-century cases (Publishers Weekly). In 1991, Sheila Isenberg’s classic study Women Who Love Men Who Kill asked the provocative question, “Why do women fall in love with convicted murderers?” Now, Isenberg returns to