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Prisons, Police, And Punishment: An Inquiry Into The Causes And Treatment Of Crime And Criminals

Edward Carpenter

Prisons, Police, And Punishment: An Inquiry Into The Causes And Treatment Of Crime And Criminals is a book written by Edward Carpenter. The book is an extensive exploration of the causes and treatment of crime and criminals. Carpenter examines the role of prisons, police, and punishment in society, and questions their effectiveness in reducing crime rates. The book is divided into several chapters, each of which focuses on a different aspect of the criminal justice system. Carpenter discusses the history of prisons and their evolution over time, from being used as a form of punishment to being used as a means of rehabilitation. He also examines the role of the police in society and their effectiveness in preventing crime. Carpenter explores the psychological and sociological factors that contribute to criminal behavior, and argues that the criminal justice system should focus on addressing the root causes of crime rather than simply punishing offenders. He suggests alternative approaches to dealing with crime, such as restorative justice and community-based programs. Overall, Prisons, Police, And Punishment: An Inquiry Into The Causes And Treatment Of Crime And Criminals is a thought-provoking and insightful book that challenges traditional notions of crime and punishment. It is a must-read for anyone interested in criminal justice reform and the future of the criminal justice system.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 164
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.38in - 0.55lb
  • EAN: 9781428619036
  • Categories: Law EnforcementReligiousSocial