Solitary: the inside story of supermax isolation and how we can abolish it

Supermax isolation -- A culture of punishment -- Race matters a lot -- The decimation of life skills -- Adding madness to the mix -- Women do not do well in solitary -- Youth in isolation -- The SHU post-release syndrome -- A rehabilitative attitude -- Mental health care in corrections -- The disrup...

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Main Author: Kupers, Terry Allen (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Oakland, California University of California Press 2017
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Summary:Supermax isolation -- A culture of punishment -- Race matters a lot -- The decimation of life skills -- Adding madness to the mix -- Women do not do well in solitary -- Youth in isolation -- The SHU post-release syndrome -- A rehabilitative attitude -- Mental health care in corrections -- The disruptive prisoner -- Beyond supermax isolation
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description:xi, 291 pages illustrations 24 cm
ISBN:9780520292239