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Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-276) and index.
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A psychoanalytic perspective on the effects of punishment Punishment and the cycle of violence The effects of corporal punishment on children Punishments and perils in today's prisons Prisons are "factories of crime" The scapegoating of prisoners The process of criminalization of prisoners a relational perspective The limitations of prison reform
Arguments for and against the death penalty Is there a moral justification for punishment? Does incarceration deter the offender from committing further crimes? Notes on relationships between religion, nonviolence, and punishment Why incarcerate women? Emotional abuse Social systems of domination and punishment The sociopathology of the prison system
Crimes of the poor and crimes of the rich a comparison A nonviolent approach to communicating and relating to others On the effectiveness of nonviolent approaches in groups Restorative justice a new form of nonpunitive justice social injustice Domestic abuse a comparison between the retributive justice and restorative justice approaches Restorative justice and retributive justice a comparison.