“belongs in the pantheon of criminal justice scholarship.”
The body of scholarship dedicated to analyzing, understanding, and changing America's enormous carceral complex is growing fast.
“a refreshing look at the causes of mass incarceration . . . a must-read for anyone involved in the criminal justice reform movement.”
“The criminal justice system has adapted itself to the world of mass incarceration.”
"Prisoners," wrote Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, "retain the essence of human dignity. . . .
Sociologists, criminologists, and other scholars regularly study and debate what works about the American criminal justice system and what doesn't.