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The Resource Crimes of punishment : America's culture of violence, Theodore L. Dorpat, (electronic book)

Crimes of punishment : America's culture of violence, Theodore L. Dorpat, (electronic book)

Label
Crimes of punishment : America's culture of violence
Title
Crimes of punishment
Title remainder
America's culture of violence
Statement of responsibility
Theodore L. Dorpat
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Dorpat, Theodore L.
Dewey number
364.973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6080
LC item number
.D64 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Criminal psychology
  • Punishment (Psychology)
  • Imprisonment
  • Behavior therapy
  • Violence
Label
Crimes of punishment : America's culture of violence, Theodore L. Dorpat, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-276) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • A psychoanalytic perspective on the effects of punishment -- Punishment and the cycle of violence -- The effects of corporal punishment on children -- Punishments and perils in today's prisons -- Prisons are "factories of crime" -- The scapegoating of prisoners -- The process of criminalization of prisoners--a relational perspective -- The limitations of prison reform --
  • Arguments for and against the death penalty -- Is there a moral justification for punishment? -- Does incarceration deter the offender from committing further crimes? -- Notes on relationships between religion, nonviolence, and punishment -- Why incarcerate women? -- Emotional abuse -- Social systems of domination and punishment -- The sociopathology of the prison system --
  • Crimes of the poor and crimes of the rich--a comparison -- A nonviolent approach to communicating and relating to others -- On the effectiveness of nonviolent approaches in groups -- Restorative justice--a new form of nonpunitive justice social injustice -- Domestic abuse--a comparison between the retributive justice and restorative justice approaches -- Restorative justice and retributive justice--a comparison
Control code
ebr10476876
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 290 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780875865652
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Crimes of punishment : America's culture of violence, Theodore L. Dorpat, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-276) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • A psychoanalytic perspective on the effects of punishment -- Punishment and the cycle of violence -- The effects of corporal punishment on children -- Punishments and perils in today's prisons -- Prisons are "factories of crime" -- The scapegoating of prisoners -- The process of criminalization of prisoners--a relational perspective -- The limitations of prison reform --
  • Arguments for and against the death penalty -- Is there a moral justification for punishment? -- Does incarceration deter the offender from committing further crimes? -- Notes on relationships between religion, nonviolence, and punishment -- Why incarcerate women? -- Emotional abuse -- Social systems of domination and punishment -- The sociopathology of the prison system --
  • Crimes of the poor and crimes of the rich--a comparison -- A nonviolent approach to communicating and relating to others -- On the effectiveness of nonviolent approaches in groups -- Restorative justice--a new form of nonpunitive justice social injustice -- Domestic abuse--a comparison between the retributive justice and restorative justice approaches -- Restorative justice and retributive justice--a comparison
Control code
ebr10476876
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 290 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780875865652
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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