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This publication is a serious exploration of prisons in modern the United States. Paying distinctive consciousness to race and Islam, the paintings attracts on more than a few info and assets, together with interviews and written correspondence with present and ex-prisoners, documentary study, and congressional hearings on themes that come with legal justice and faith, tradition, conversion, radicalization, and reform.

Author_Bio: SpearIt is an affiliate Professor of legislations at Thurgood Marshall college of legislations, Texas Southern college. He has taught for the felony collage undertaking at California's death-row facility, San Quentin country legal, in addition to taught Corrections legislations at Saint Louis college university of legislations, as well as serving at the Advisory Board of the criminal Program--a software that gives classes to either inmates and employees. he's presently energetic within the American Bar Association's Corrections Committee and its paintings to revive Pell furnish investment for prisoners.

Keywords: American Prisons, Islam, Muslim, Conversion, tradition, felony Justice, Race, faith, Latinos, Radicalization

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