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The felon.


Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1970] .
ISBN 0133142299, , 013314237X, 9780133142372

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Subjects Prisoners -- United States.
Prisoners.
Prisonniers - États-Unis.
Prisonniers -- États-Unis.
Prisons - États-Unis.
Prisons -- États-Unis.
Prisons -- United States.
Prisons.
United States.
Series Spectrum book.
Description xii, 211 pages 21 cm.
Copyright Date [1970]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. Criminal identities : The thief ; The hustler ; The dope field ; The head ; The disorganized criminal ; State-raised youth ; The "man" in the lower class ; The square john ; Classification of felons according to criminal behavior systems -- 2. The prison experience: classification and sentencing : Classification ; Sentencing and the sense of injustice -- 3. The prison experience: the convict world : Existing studies ; Convict social organization in California prisons -- 4. Looking outside : The "streets" from inside ; Styles of doing all right ; Variations in the planning pattern ; Noncriminals -- 5. Reentry : Awareness of the reentry problem ; Getting settled down ; Buffering agencies -- 6. Doing good : Becoming immersed in a new meaning world ; Finding a good job ; Stigma ; Achieving sexual goals ; Not doing too good -- 7. The parolee-agent system : Learning the system ; The parolee status ; The parole agent status ; Important variables in the parolee-agent system ; The fragility of the system ; The sense of injustice -- 8. Success or failure : Failure ; Success ; Square johns and lower-class men ; Termination of the criminal career ; Concluding remarks -- Appendix : Instruments for classification of felons according to criminal behavior systems and prison-adaptive modes ; Conditions of parole and their interpretation.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)74084
(OCoLC)ocm00074084
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Irwin, John, 1929-
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