The First Dime: A Decade of Convict Criminology

ASU Author/Contributor (non-ASU co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Daniel S. Murphy Ph.D., Associate Professor (Creator)
Institution
Appalachian State University (ASU )
Web Site: http://www.library.appstate.edu/

Abstract: This article discusses the historical origins of Convict Criminology (CC); intellectual legacy of CC; organization of the CC group; allies in the CC struggle; recent activities of the CC group; impact of CC on the study of jails, prisons, and community corrections; and the authors' future plans. Thus, the focus of this article is on taking stock of the development of CC and identifying the accomplishments to date.

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Publication
Jones, Rick, Stephen C. Richards, Jeffrey Ian Ross, and Daniel S. Murphy. The First Dime: A Decade of Convict Criminology. Prison Journal. June, 2009. vol. 89(2) 151-171. (ISSN: 0032-8855) Published by Sage. DOI: 10.1177/0032885509334744 The version of record can be found at: http://tpj.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/89/2/151
Language: English
Date: 2009