Title

The First Dime: A Decade of Convict Criminology

Document Type

Article

Language

eng

Format of Original

21 p.

Publication Date

6-2009

Publisher

Sage Publications

Source Publication

The Prison Journal

Source ISSN

0032-8855

Original Item ID

doi: 10.1177/0032885509334744

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.

Comments

The Prison Journal, Vol. 89, No. 2 (June 2009): 151-171. DOI.