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    • Beyond Bars

    • Rejoining Society After Prison
    • By: Jeffrey Ian Ross PhD, Stephen C. Richards PhD
    • Narrated by: Stephen R. Thorne
    • Length: 7 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The US has the largest criminal justice system in the world. Because they spend enough time in prison to disrupt their connections to their families and their communities, they are not prepared for the difficult and often life-threatening process of reentry. As a result, the percentage of these people who return to a life of crime and additional prison time escalates each year. Beyond Bars is the most current, practical, and comprehensive guide for ex-convicts and their families about managing a successful reentry into the community.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Compelling - and Very Direct

    • By Jim Shankle on 06-05-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Marion Experiment: Long-Term Solitary Confinement and the Supermax Movement

    • Elmer H. Johnson & Carol H. Johnson Series in Criminology
    • By: Stephen C. Richards, Greg Newbold
    • Narrated by: Gregg Rizzo
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
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    Stephen C. Richards, an ex-convict who served time in nine federal prisons before earning his PhD in criminology, argues the supermax prison era began in 1983 at USP Marion in southern Illinois, where the first "control units" were built by the Federal Bureau of Prisons. The Marion Experiment, told from a convict criminology perspective, offers an introduction to long-term solitary confinement and supermax prisons, followed by a series of first-person accounts by prisoners....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Flight or Fright

    • By: Stephen King, Bev Vincent, Michael Lewis, and others
    • Narrated by: Stephen King, Bev Vincent
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Fasten your seat belts for an anthology of turbulent tales curated by Stephen King and Bev Vincent. This exciting new collection includes an original introduction and story notes for each story by Stephen King, and brand-new stories from Stephen King and Joe Hill.

    Regular price: $24.00