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08
Feb

Are We Still Cheap on Crime?

This guest post is published around the Western Society of Criminology Conference in Honolulu from February 7 – 9. #WSC2019 By Hadar Aviram, author of Cheap on Crime: Recession-Era Politics and the Transformation …

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05
Feb

Meet Our Authors at WSC 2019

While at Western Society of Criminology conference in Honolulu, HI from February 7 – 9, hear  from our authors by attending their sessions. And save on all Criminology titles by using discount code 18E2639 at checkout. Sessions Featuring UC …

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03
Feb

Award Winning Authors at WSC 2019

UC Press is honored to have several authors as award winners for the Western Society of Criminology, whose conference is occurring on this February 7 -9 in Honolulu, HI. Please join us …

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10
Dec

Human Rights Day: A Focus on Prison Reform

Today is Human Rights Day, which commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. We felt moved to turn this year’s focus on prisoner’s …

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31
Jul

Cheap on Crime

by Hadar Aviram, author of Cheap on Crime: Recession-Era Politics and the Transformation of American Punishment This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Seattle. Check back …

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04
Aug

Cheap on Crime

by Hadar Aviram In 2009, for the first time in almost forty years, the total number of inmates in the United states declined—a trend that persists since then. Six states have recently …

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