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The Resource Cruel and unusual : punishment and US culture, Brian Jarvis

Cruel and unusual : punishment and US culture, Brian Jarvis

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Cruel and unusual : punishment and US culture
Title
Cruel and unusual
Title remainder
punishment and US culture
Statement of responsibility
Brian Jarvis
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores who -- and why -- American society punishes, using examples from literature and film
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Cruel and unusual : punishment and US culture, Brian Jarvis
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Cruel and unusual : punishment and US culture, Brian Jarvis
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt183q5xb
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 274-279) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of a prison nation -- The scarlet letter and the long forever of Puritan punishment -- Reading the Rosenbergs : The public burning and the Book of Daniel -- Punishment, resistance, and the African-American experience -- The whip, the noose, the cell, and their lover : Melville and masochism -- Inside the American prison film -- Image burn : a Minority report on the future of US punishment
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Extent
1 online resource (viii, 287 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849645027
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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