Books tagged: recidivism

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Temping for Martyrs Inc.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Having shown mathematically that punishment does not rehabilitate criminals but only love does ("Love thy enemies") America abolishes its prisons in favor of the U.S. Department of Forgiveness. But will it work on their toughest customer yet -- a vicious unrepentent child killer? It all depends on two temp "forgivers" lest the country again become "Big Sadist."
Prodigal in the City: A Christian suspense novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,450. Language: American English. Published: July 16, 2013 by Conquest Publishers. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
A page turning urban Christian suspense thriller. James Whitaker grew up in a Christian household, but fell into the temptation of teenage rebellion. After spending several years in prison, he returns home to Washington, D.C., yearning only to spend time with his devout, long-suffering mother. However, several harrowing events thwart his homecoming plans.
Reform by Belt
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,630. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Four in ten offenders return to prison within three years of their release despite a huge increase in reform spending. The annual cost of a prisoner in maximum security is $50,000. The USA spends $60 billion a year on corrections, yet recidivism remains high. Some States have plans for managing all but the worst violators. This story is about some of the serious violators.
Policy Alternatives for Reducing Prison Recidivism
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Prisoner re-entry and recidivism is examined in this case study to determine why inmates continue to victimize communities, and the best practices to stop them.