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Backlash against Welfare Mothers: Past and Present
University of California Press (2005)
US$25.19

Backlash against Welfare Mothers is a forceful examination of how and why a state-level revolt...

Alcatraz: The Gangster Years

Alcatraz

The Gangster Years

University of California Press (2009)
US$27.80

Al Capone, George "Machine Gun" Kelly, Alvin Karpis, "Dock" Barker—these were just a few of the...

Forever Lily: An Unexpected Mother's Journey to Adoption in China

Forever Lily

An Unexpected Mother's Journey to Adoption in China

Touchstone (2007)
US$11.99

"Will you take her?" she asks. When Beth Nonte Russell travels to China to help her friend Alex...

Edward and Lane on European Union Law
Edward Elgar Publishing (2013)
US$52.00

Key features of the book include: Authoritative authorship combining the analysis of a senior...

A Question of Freedom: A Memoir of Learning, Survival, and Coming of Age in Prison

A Question of Freedom

A Memoir of Learning, Survival, and Coming of Age in Prison

Penguin Publishing Group (2009)
US$11.99

A unique prison narrative that testifies to the power of books to transform a young man's life ...

Capital Punishment: Strategies for Abolition
Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$41.50

A comparative exploration of issues around the use or abolition of the death penalty.

Moral Repair: Reconstructing Moral Relations after Wrongdoing

Moral Repair

Reconstructing Moral Relations after Wrongdoing

Cambridge University Press (2006)
US$21.50

Moral Repair examines the ethics and moral psychology of responses to wrongdoing.

Welfare Reform and Sexual Regulation
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$25.99

This book considers the 1996-2006 welfare laws in the United States from a feminist perspective.

The Crisis of Imprisonment: Protest, Politics, and the Making of the American Penal State, 1776–1941

The Crisis of Imprisonment

Protest, Politics, and the Making of the American Penal State, 1776–1941

Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$21.50

This book offers a sweeping reinterpretation of American penal history between the Revolution and...

Schools and Delinquency
Cambridge University Press (2000)
US$33.50

Schools and Delinquency, first published in 2001, examines the role of the school in preventing...