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The End of Prisons: Reflections from the Decarceration Movement

The End of Prisons: Reflections from the Decarceration¬† Movement Mechthild Nagel and Anthony J. Nocella II ______ This book brings together a collection of social justice scholars and activists who take Foucault’s concept of discipline and punishment to explain how prisons are constructed in society from nursing homes to zoos. This book expands the concept… Read more »

Academic Repression: Reflections from the Academic Industrial Complex

Since 9/11, the Bush administration has pressured universities to hand over faculty, staff, and student work to be flagged for potential threats. Numerous books have addressed the question of academic freedom over the years; this collection asks whether the concept of academic freedom still exists at all in the American university system. It addresses not… Read more »