The First Dime: A Decade of Convict Criminology
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The Prison Journal
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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.
Jones, Richard S.; Ross, Jeffrey Ian; Richards, Stephen C.; and Murphy, Daniel S., "The First Dime: A Decade of Convict Criminology" (2009). Social and Cultural Sciences Faculty Research and Publications. 122.