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Recidivism, Rehabilitation and Punishment: Do prisons actually “respond” to harm?
Week 5: Listen
Lecture 5: Do Prisons “Work”?
Week 5: Watch
[Barnard Center for Research on Women] (2019, Oct. 10) How to Support Harm Doers in Being Accountable (15:48). Retrieved from: https://youtu.be/AhANo6wzBAA
[Barnard Center for Research on Women] (2014, Feb. 17) No One is Disposable: Everyday Practices of Prison Abolition (1:04:05). Retrieved from: https://youtu.be/Dexpp5oJ0h4
Week 5: Read
The Condemnation of Blackness (Intro)
Muhammad, Khalil Gibran. The Condemnation of Blackness : Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, Harvard University Press, 2010.
Prisons Do Not Reduce Recidivism: The High Cost of Ignoring Science.
Cullen, F. T., Jonson, C. L., & Nagin, D. S. (2011). Prisons Do Not Reduce Recidivism: The High Cost of Ignoring Science. The Prison Journal, 91(3_suppl), 48S-65S. doi.org/10.1177/0032885511415224
Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder among incarcerated men.
Wolff, N., Huening, J., Shi, J., & Frueh, B. C. (2014). Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder among incarcerated men. Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 91(4), 707–719. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11524-014-9871-x
Suggested Reading: (not required)
Week 5: Record
Do prisons “work;” i.e., do they make society safer, reduce violence, or rehabilitate people who have caused harm?
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