The Shame of the Prisons

Ben Bagdikian, Leon Decosta Dash

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An examination of the U.S. prison system wherein inmates of limited education and almost no skills are warehoused. These men and women are never habilitated and remain unable to enter the American job market or society when they are released.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherSimon & Schuster
Number of pages190
ISBN (Print)0671782533
StatePublished - 1972


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Bagdikian, B., & Dash, L. D. (1972). The Shame of the Prisons. Simon & Schuster.