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Archive for May 20th, 2012

Prisons for Profit: The Next Step in Mass Incarceration

Mike Brickner and Shakyra Diaz of the ACLU will be presenting on the topic of prison privatization on Thursday, May 24th, at 7pm in the Moot Court Room. This event is sponsored by CSU’s Diversity Management program. For further information and registration, please call the program at 216-687-2587 or email

The Cleveland-Marshall Library has a number of books and videos on this topic. Check any of the following materials to learn more:

  1. The option of prison privatization: a guide for community deliberations – HV9469 .A784 1992  
  2. Capitalist punishment : prison privatization & human rights – HV9469 .C37 2003
  3. Profits of punishment [videorecording] – HV9469 .P76 2001
  1. Changing the guard : private prisons and the control of crime – HV9471 .C43 2003
  2. America’s prisons – HV9471 .A486 2006
  3. Emerging issues on privatized prisons [electronic resource]

For additional sources search using the following subject terms: “Prison administration — United States” or “Prisons — United States”