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Christian critiques of the penal system.

Parker, Lynette
June 4, 2015

Source: (2012) Christian Reflection. Prison. pp. 84-88.

As public policies exclude more and more people from
community life through incarceration, it is often asked,
“Does the criminal justice system work?” The four books
reviewed here propose an alternative vision for justice. (excerpt)


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