Patuxent Institution: An American Experiment in Corrections
Is rehabilitation dead in American corrections? This socio-political analysis of the fifty-year history of Patuxent Institution, a treatment-oriented maximum security prison in Maryland, studies the organizational challenges faced by this unique American prison, and the social and political forces that work to ensure its survival.
Peter Lang Publishing, Inc.
New York, New York
Prisons, Maryland, Criminals, Rehabilitation, Chip Coldren
Criminology | Criminology and Criminal Justice
Coldren, James Jr., "Patuxent Institution: An American Experiment in Corrections" (2004). Faculty Bookshelf. 57.