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Prisons

Known as: Prison, jails, jail 
Penal institutions, or places of confinement for prisoners.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
An estimated 809,800 prisoners of the 1,518,535 held in the nation’s prisons at midyear 2007 were parents of minor children, or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Gresham Sykes wrote the book at the height of the Cold War, motivated by the world's experience of fascism and communism to study… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Introducing Social Semiotics uses a wide variety of texts including photographs, adverts, magazine pages and film stills to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PART 1: INTRODUCTION: PENAL VALUES AND PRISON EVALUATION 1. The Late Modern Prison and The Question of Values 2. The Measurement… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Throughout the United States, schools most frequently punish the students who have the greatest academic, social, economic, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This article presents the results of multilevel analyses of prisoners' misconduct for the population of over 120,000 federal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A magnetic recording and reproducing apparatus in which a cue signal or other detection pulse signal is recorded on a magnetic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
About 600,000 individuals - roughly 1,600 a day - will be released from state and federal prisons this year to return to their… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
State and federal incarceration rates grew by over 200 percent between 1980 and 1996. The dominant factor is drug offending… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
It has long been assumed that foreign-policy attitudes of the mass public are random, disorganized, and unconstrained if they… Expand
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