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Panorama, Season 63, Episode 39, Tough Justice: Texas Style
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directed by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000 and Owen Phillips, fl. 2014-2016; presented by Ian Birrell; produced by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Season 63, Episode 39 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 30 mins
As the UK's imprisonment rate remains the highest in western Europe, Panorama joins Michael Gove - the man in charge of British prisons - on a fact-finding mission in Texas. 'Hang 'em high' Texas is not the first place you might look for lessons in criminal justice, as it executes more people and locks up more off...
directed by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000 and Owen Phillips, fl. 2014-2016; presented by Ian Birrell; produced by Judith Ahern, fl. 2000, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Panorama, Season 63, Episode 39 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 30 mins
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This is Life with Lisa Ling, Locked Angeles
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directed by Rachael Profiloski and Eric Strauss; presented by Lisa Ling, 1973-; produced by Rachael Profiloski, in This is Life with Lisa Ling (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 49 mins
Lisa Ling gains unprecedented access to the Los Angeles County Jail to understand what it takes to manage the country’s busiest jail.
directed by Rachael Profiloski and Eric Strauss; presented by Lisa Ling, 1973-; produced by Rachael Profiloski, in This is Life with Lisa Ling (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 49 mins
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After Prison: Navigating Employment and Reintegration
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written by James Young; edited by Adrienne Peters and Rose Ricciardelli (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2017), 288 page(s)
Employment for former prisoners is a critical pathway toward reintegration into society and is central to the processes of desistance from crime. Nevertheless, the economic climate in Western countries has aggravated the ability of former prisoners and people with criminal records to find gainful employment.After...
written by James Young; edited by Adrienne Peters and Rose Ricciardelli (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2017), 288 page(s)
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Prisons Uncovered: Out of Control?
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directed by Marc Sigsworth; produced by Marc Sigsworth and Elaine Carolton, fl. 2008, Clover Films (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 50 mins
The UK Prison system is collapsing. Staff shortages, under-funding, corruption, violence and an exploding drug epidemic have gone hand in hand to create a very dangerous cycle.Violence behind bars is the worst in history with both assaults and suicide at record highs. This film exposes from the inside how our pris...
directed by Marc Sigsworth; produced by Marc Sigsworth and Elaine Carolton, fl. 2008, Clover Films (London, England: TVF International, 2018), 50 mins
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Surviving Incarceration: Inside Canadian Prisons
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written by Rose Ricciardelli (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2014), 258 page(s)
Is prison a humane form of punishment and an effective means of rehabilitation? Are current prison policies, such as shifting resources away from rehabilitation toward housing more offenders, improving the safety and lives of incarcerated populations?Considering that many Canadians have served time, are currently...
written by Rose Ricciardelli (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2014), 258 page(s)
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