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Prisoner reentry and crime in America / edited by Jeremy Travis, Christy Visher.

Publication:
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 264 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Cambridge studies in criminology (Cambridge University Press)
Cambridge studies in criminology
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Subjects:
Criminals -- Rehabilitation -- United States.
Ex-convicts -- United States.
Recidivism -- United States.
Crime -- United States.
Imprisonment -- United States.
Contents:
Introduction: Viewing public safety through the reentry lens / Jeremy Travis and Christy Visher
From cell to society : who is returning home? / Joan Petersilia
Reentry as a transient state between liberty and recommitment / Alfred Blumstein and Allen J. Beck
The contribution of ex-prisoners to crime rates / Rick Rosenfeld, Joel Wallman, and Robert Fornango
Does supervision matter? / Anne Morrison Piehl and Stefan F. LoBuglio
The impact of imprisonment on the desistance process / Shadd Maruna and Hans Toch
Communities and reentry : concentrated reentry cycling / Todd Clear, Elin Waring, and Kristen Scully
Work and family perspectives on reentry / Christopher Uggen, Sara Wakefield, and Bruce Western
Conclusion: Considering the policy implications / Jeremy Travis and Christy Visher.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Travis, Jeremy.
Visher, Christy Ann.
ISBN:
0521849160 (hardback)
0521613868 (pbk.)
OCLC:
58986288
Publisher Number:
9780521849166
9780521613866