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Decarcerating America

From Mass Punishment to Public Health

by Ernest Drucker

Hardcover, 320 pages, The New Press, List Price: $27.95 |

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In a roadmap to the movement to reduce incarceration in America, some of the leading criminal-justice experts strategize about how to cure the U.S. of its epidemic of mass punishment, showing us how to get people out of prisons, as well as the more appropriate responses to crime.