Publicaciones: Libros

Prisons and Crime in Latin America

  • Marcelo Bergman and Gustavo Fondevila
  • Publicado: 2021

Cambridge University Press: This groundbreaking work examines Latin America's prison crisis and the failure of mass incarceration policies. As crime rates rose over the past few decades, policy makers adopted incarceration as the primary response to public outcry. Yet, as the number of inmates increased, crime rates only continued to grow. Presenting new cross-national data based on extensive surveys of inmates throughout the region, this book...