The Resource When brute force fails : how to have less crime and less punishment, Mark A.R. Kleiman, (electronic resource)

When brute force fails : how to have less crime and less punishment, Mark A.R. Kleiman, (electronic resource)

Label
When brute force fails : how to have less crime and less punishment
Title
When brute force fails
Title remainder
how to have less crime and less punishment
Statement of responsibility
Mark A.R. Kleiman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Since the crime explosion of the 1960s, the prison population in the United States has multiplied fivefold, to one prisoner for every hundred adults--a rate unprecedented in American history and unmatched anywhere in the world. Even as the prisoner head count continues to rise, crime has stopped falling, and poor people and minorities still bear the brunt of both crime and punishment. When Brute Force Fails explains how we got into the current trap and how we can get out of it: to cut both crime and the prison population in half within a decade. Mark Kleiman demonstrates that
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kleiman, Mark
Dewey number
364.40973
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV6789
LC item number
.K53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crime
  • Crime prevention
  • Punishment
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
Label
When brute force fails : how to have less crime and less punishment, Mark A.R. Kleiman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
The trap -- Thinking about crime control -- Hope -- Tipping, dynamic concentration, and the logic of deterrence -- Crime despite punishment -- Designing enforcement strategies -- Crime control without punishment -- Guns and gun control -- Drug policy for crime control -- What could go wrong? -- An agenda for crime control
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282272583
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000032374
  • (EBL)457843
  • (OCoLC)505162841
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  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000344434
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  • (OCoLC)966765749
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse52067
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000032374
Label
When brute force fails : how to have less crime and less punishment, Mark A.R. Kleiman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
The trap -- Thinking about crime control -- Hope -- Tipping, dynamic concentration, and the logic of deterrence -- Crime despite punishment -- Designing enforcement strategies -- Crime control without punishment -- Guns and gun control -- Drug policy for crime control -- What could go wrong? -- An agenda for crime control
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282272583
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000032374
  • (EBL)457843
  • (OCoLC)505162841
  • (SSID)ssj0000344434
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11301471
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000344434
  • (PQKBWorkID)10322932
  • (PQKB)10143186
  • (SSID)ssj0000490584
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12213725
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000490584
  • (PQKBWorkID)10468148
  • (PQKB)10280005
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC457843
  • (OCoLC)966765749
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse52067
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000032374

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