Law & Policy Law & Society book recommendations
October 18, 2010 7:32 AM Subscribe
Your best recommendations for well-researched, well-argued books addressing issues of poverty, sentencing, crime and drug policy in the U.S. in the last ten years? Mass market or academic press are fine.
posted by crush-onastick to media & arts (11 answers total) 8 users marked this as a favorite
I've got a small library of public interest group reports and publications, but I'm looking for stuff that's a little more engaging to read. It's a pretty broad question, I realize, but I'm in the middle of a project at work concerning drug courts in Cook County, Illinois and I'm looking to broaden my general base of knowledge. Also, it's just fascinating.