Tổng tiền thanh toán:
Tác giả: Angela Y. Davis
Thể loại: Nonfiction
With her characteristic brilliance, grace and radical audacity, Angela Y. Davis has put the case for the latest abolition movement in American life: the abolition of the prison. As she quite correctly notes, American life is replete with abolition movements, and when they were engaged in these struggles, their chances of success seemed almost unthinkable. For generations of Americans, the abolition of slavery was sheerest illusion. Similarly,the entrenched system of racial segregation seemed to last forever, and generations lived in the midst of the practice, with few predicting its passage from custom. The brutal, exploitative (dare one say lucrative?) convict-lease system that succeeded formal slavery reaped millions to southern jurisdictions (and untold miseries for tens of thousands of men, and women). Few predicted its passing from the American penal landscape. Davis expertly argues how social movements transformed these social, political and cultural institutions, and made such practices untenable.
In Are Prisons Obsolete?, Professor Davis seeks to illustrate that the time for the prison is approaching an end. She argues forthrightly for "decarceration", and argues for the transformation of the society as a whole.
Đặt sách ngoại văn Are Prisons Obsolete? Mua sách ngoại văn Are Prisons Obsolete? Đọc sách ngoại văn Are Prisons Obsolete? Sách tiếng Anh Are Prisons Obsolete? Tải về Are Prisons Obsolete? Review sách Are Prisons Obsolete? Review phim Are Prisons Obsolete? Đánh giá Are Prisons Obsolete? Mua Are Prisons Obsolete? giá rẻ Are Prisons Obsolete? Đánh giá Are Prisons Obsolete? Tác giả Are Prisons Obsolete? Tiki Are Prisons Obsolete? Fahasa Are Prisons Obsolete? Shopee Are Prisons Obsolete? Amazon Are Prisons Obsolete? Download PDF Are Prisons Obsolete? Download epub Are Prisons Obsolete? Ebook Are Prisons Obsolete? Tiếng Việt Are Prisons Obsolete? Sách ngoại văn Are Prisons Obsolete? Đọc sách Angela Y. Davis Mua sách Angela Y. Davis Review sách Angela Y. Davis
We based our evaluation of book condition on the following criteria:
* New: Just like it sounds. A brand-new, unused, unread copy in perfect condition.
* Like New: An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind.
* Very Good: A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged.
* Good: A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include "From the library of" labels or previous owner inscriptions.
* Acceptable: A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact (the dust cover may be missing). Pages can include considerable notes--in pen or highlighter--but the notes cannot obscure the text.