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Other Books Considered for 2016-2017

Listed alphabetically by title:

Arrested Justice: Black Women, Violence, and America's Prison Nation
by Beth E. Richie

New York and London: NYU Press, 2012
Paperback
244 pages
Available at Alkek Library*

Asking for It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture — and What We Can Do About It
by Kate Harding

Boston: Da Capo Lifelong Books, 2015
Paperback
272 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison
by Nell Bernstein

New York: The New Press, 2015
Paperback
384 pages
Available at Alkek Library*

Dear Marcus: A Letter to the Man Who Shot Me
by Jerry McGill

New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2013
Paperback
192 pages

Detained and Deported: Stories of Immigrant Families Under Fire
by Margaret Regan

Boston: Beacon Press, 2015
Paperback
264 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America
by Jill Leovy

New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2015
Paperback
384 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Hate Crime: The Story of a Dragging in Jasper, Texas
by Joyce King

New York: Pantheon Books, 2002
Paperback
240 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World
by Baz Dreisinger

New York: Other Press, 2016
Paperback
336 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do?
by Michael J. Sandel

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009
Paperback
320 pages

Last Chance in Texas: The Redemption of Criminal Youth
by John Hubner

New York: The Random House Publishing Group, 2008
Paperback, reprint edition
304 pages
Available at Alkek Library*

The Life and Adventures of a Haunted Convict
by Austin Reed

New York: Random House, 2016
Paperback
352 pages

Long Dark Road: Bill King and Murder in Jasper, Texas
by Ricardo C. Ainslie

Austin: University of Texas Press, 2004
Paperback
256 pages
Available at Alkek Library*

A Long Time Coming: My Life and the Darryl Hunt Lesson
as told by Jo Anne North Goetz
written by Leigh Somerville McMillan

Bloomington: AuthorHouse, 2010
Paperback
152 pages

Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a Small Town
by Jon Krakauer

New York: Anchor, 2016
Paperback, reprint edition
416 pages
Available at Alkek Library

The Muslims are Coming! Islamophobia, Extremism, and the Domestic War on Terror
by Arun Kundnani

London and Brooklyn: Verso, 2015
Paperback, reprint edition
256 pages

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
by Michelle Alexander

New York: The New Press, 2012
Paperback, revised edition
336 pages
Available at Alkek Library*

On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City
by Alice Goffman

New York: Picador, 2015
Paperback, reprint edition
304 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison
by Piper Kerman

New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2011
Paperback, reprint edition
327 pages

Picking Cotton: Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption
by Jennifer Thompson-Cannino, Ronald Cotton, and Erin Torneo

New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 2010
Paperback, reprint edition
320 pages
Available at Alkek Library

A Place to Stand
by Jimmy Santiago Baca

New York: Grove Press, 2002
Paperback
272 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States
by Joey L. Mogul and Andrea J. Ritchie

Boston: Beacon Press, 2012
Paperback
240 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Rights at Risk: The Limits of Liberty in Modern America
by David K. Shipler

New York: Vintage, 2015
Paperback, reprint edition
400 pages

Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Police Forces
by Radley Balko

New York: PublicAffairs, 2014
Paperback, reprint edition
400 pages
Available at Alkek Library*

Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Justice
by Adam Benforado

New York: Crown Publishing Group, 2016
Paperback, reprint edition
416 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison
by Shaka Senghor

New York: Convergent Books, 2017
Paperback, reprint edition
288 pages


Thematically Related Books

Listed alphabetically by title:

Fighting the Death Penalty: A Fifty-Year Journey of Argument and Persuasion
by Eugene G. Wanger

East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2017
Hardcover
300 pages
Available at Alkek Library

Ghost of the Innocent Man: A True Story of Trial and Redemption
by Benjamin Rachlin

New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2017
Hardcover, first edition
400 pages

Texas Tough: The Rise of America's Prison Empire
by Robert Perkinson

New York: Picador, 2010
Paperback, first edition
512 pages
Available at Alkek Library


* Denotes availability in multiple formats: print edition(s), ebook, audiobook, CD, and/or movie.