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Are Prisons Obsolete? Are Prisons Obsolete? (Paperback)
by (shelved 14 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 4.33 — 9,196 ratings — published 2003
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Orange Is the New Black Orange Is the New Black (Hardcover)
by (shelved 12 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 3.69 — 256,741 ratings — published 2010
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Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice (Hardcover)
by (shelved 9 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 3.98 — 6,127 ratings — published 2015
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In Cold Blood In Cold Blood (Paperback)
by (shelved 8 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 4.04 — 618,845 ratings — published 1965
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The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town (Hardcover)
by (shelved 7 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 3.79 — 67,383 ratings — published 2006
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Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing (Paperback)
by (shelved 7 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 3.95 — 5,458 ratings — published 1999
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Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town (Hardcover)
by (shelved 6 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 4.05 — 63,429 ratings — published 2015
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Texas Tough: The Rise of America's Prison Empire Texas Tough: The Rise of America's Prison Empire (Hardcover)
by (shelved 6 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 3.82 — 849 ratings — published 2010
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Race to Incarcerate Race to Incarcerate (Paperback)
by (shelved 5 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 3.90 — 318 ratings — published 1999
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Dos Delitos e das Penas Dos Delitos e das Penas
by (shelved 4 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 3.90 — 352 ratings — published 1763
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Between the World and Me Between the World and Me (Hardcover)
by (shelved 4 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 4.39 — 166,718 ratings — published 2015
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Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment (Paperback)
by (shelved 4 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 4.16 — 646,659 ratings — published 1866
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The Executioner's Song The Executioner's Song (Paperback)
by (shelved 4 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 4.07 — 36,945 ratings — published 1979
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The Cartel The Cartel (Hardcover)
by (shelved 3 times as criminal-justice)
avg rating 4.25 — 27,528 ratings — published 2015
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False Justice — Eight Myths that Convict the Innocent
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