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Title Civil penalties, social consequences / edited by Christopher Mele and Teresa A. Miller
Published New York : Routledge, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 282 pages) : illustrations
Contents Collateral civil penalties as techniques of social policy / Christopher Mele and Teresa A. Miller -- Race, the war on drugs, and the collateral consequences of criminal conviction / Gabriel J. Chin -- By any means necessary : collateral civil penalties of non-U.S. citizens and the war on terror / Teresa A. Miller -- Disenfranchisement and the civic reintegration of convicted felons / Christopher Uggen and Jeff Manza -- Battered women, battered again : the impact of women's criminal records / Amy E. Hirsch -- A practitioner's account of the impact of the Adoption and Safe Families Act (ASFA) on incarcerated persons and their families / Stephanie S. Franklin -- Home sweet home for ex-offenders / Elizabeth Curtin -- The civil threat of eviction and the regulation and control of the U.S. public housing communities / Christopher Mele -- The everyday world of house arrest : collateral consequences for families and others / William G. Staples -- Immigration law as social control: how many people without rights does it take to make you feel secure? / Daniel Kanstroom -- A vicious cycle: resanctioning offenders / Nora V. Demleitner -- Lawyering at the margins: collateral civil penalties at the entry and completion of the criminal sentence / Lucian E. Ferster and Santiago Aroca -- Claiming our rights: challengeing postconviciton penalties using an international human rights framework / Patricia Allard -- Prisoner voting rights in Canada: rejecting the notion of temporary outcasts / Debra Parkes -- Civil disabilities of former prisoners in a constitutional democracy: building on the South African experience / Dirk van Zyl Smit
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Civil penalties -- United States.
Ex-convicts -- Civil rights -- United States.
Ex-convicts -- Government policy -- United States.
Ex-convicts -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.
Ex-convicts -- United States -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
Author Mele, Christopher.
Miller, Teresa, 1962-
LC no. 2004016642
ISBN 0203619838
1136076425 (electronic bk.)
9781136076428 (electronic bk.)