Critical Criminology

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 203–209 | Cite as

John Irwin, The warehouse prison: Disposal of the new dangerous class

Roxbury Publishing, Los Angeles, 2005, 318 pp, $38.95, ISBN 1-931719-35-7
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyHumboldt State UniversityArcataUSA

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