1st Edition

The Rich Get Richer and the Poor Get Prison A Reader (2-downloads)

By Jeffrey Reiman, Paul Leighton Copyright 2010

    This book shows students that much that goes on in the criminal justice system violates their own sense of basic fairness, presents evidence that the system malfunctions, and sketches a whole theoretical perspective from which they might understand the failures and evaluate them morally.

    1. Readings on Crime Control in America 2. Readings on A Crime by Any Other Name . . . 3. Readings on . . . And the Poor Get Prison 4. Readings on To the Vanquished Belong the Spoils 5. Conclusion: Readings on Criminal Justice or Criminal Justice


    Jeffrey Reiman, Paul Leighton