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Coxsackie : the life and death of prison reform / Joseph F. Spillane.

Author/Creator:
Spillane, Joseph F., author.
Publication:
Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 296 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Reconfiguring American political history
Reconfiguring American political history
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Subjects:
Coxsackie Correctional Facility.
Prisons -- New York (State) -- Coxsackie.
Prisoners -- New York (State) -- Coxsackie.
Contents:
The reformer's mural
A new deal for prisons : the politics of reform in New York
Adolescents adrift : young men on the road to Coxsackie
Against the wall : survival and resistance at Coxsackie
Reform at work : ideas into action at Coxsackie
A conspiracy of frustration : coming home
The frying pan and the fire : the reformatory in crisis, 1944-1963
Out of time : Coxsackie and the end of the reform idea
Floodtide : Coxsackie and post-reformatory prison politics, 1963-1977
Conclusion : the ghost of prisons future.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781421413228 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1421413221 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781421413235 (electronic)
142141323X (electronic)
OCLC:
857356558