Golden Gulag

Author: Ruth Wilson Gilmore
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520222564
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Evaluates the economic and political forces--from global to local--that have contributed to the buildup of inmates in the California correctional system, revealing why this state has led the way in a prison boom despite a crime rate that ...

Prelude To Prison

Author: Marsha Weissman
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 0815652984
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Gulag. Entwining. Schools. into. the. Carceral. State. The. term. “gulag,”. which
originally referred to the Soviet system of penal labor camps (Solzhenitsyn 1973),
has come to symbolize prisons generally. Ruth Wilson Gilmore (2007) refers to
the “Golden Gulag” in describing the expansion of prisons in California, now the
largest state prison system in the United States, which itself maintains the largest
prison system in the world. With more than two million people in prison, the US ...

The Worshippers And The Way

Author: Hugh Cook
ISBN: 1411691423
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Olo Malan — so the Nexus had called it, though by certain subjects of the Golden
Gulag it had later been named in derision as Skrin — had once been a globe of
butterfly forests and flying fish oceans. And Parengarenga had been a realm of
veritable vegetative glory. But, while the flying fish yet remained, most of the
forests were long since gone, for millennia of systematic abuse had seen the land
damaged beyond reckoning. For centuries the planet had been punished by

Living For The City

Author: Donna Jean Murch
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807895857
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Seale, Seize the Time; Newton, Revolutionary Suicide. 6. Newton, Revolutionary
Suicide, 14. 7. Hill, Deacons for Defense, 4–5; Wendt, Spirit and the Shotgun. 8.
Carmichael and Thelwell, Ready for Revolution, 474. 9. Austin, Up Against the
Wall, 15. 10. Davis, Autobiography, 160–67; Anthony, Picking Up the Gun; Allen
interview. 11. Horne, Fire This Time; Horne, “Black Fire,” 377–404. 12. Murch, “
When the Panther Travels”; Gilmore, Golden Gulag; Mihailoff, “Protecting Our

Southeastern Geographer

Author: Robert Brinkmann
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807882879
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Alabama Law Review 53:67–76. ———. 2004. Alabama in the Twentieth Century
. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press. Gilmore, R. 2007. Golden Gulag:
Prisons, Surplus, Crisis, and Opposition in Globalizing California. Berkley:
University of California Press. Hamill, S. 2002a. Reform in Alabama? The nation's
worst constitution. Southern Changes: The Journal of the Southern Regional
Council, 1917–2003, 24(3–4): 10–11. ———. 2002b. Constitutional Reform in
Alabama: A ...

Lola California

Author: Edie Meidav
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780374708870
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This is fertile valley in what would otherwise be unbroken desert along Highway
Five, south of Bakersfield and north of Los Angeles, just below the Grapevine.
Apart from the fields, the prison some miles north remains the main institution in
the greater underpopulated county, one tip of the golden gulag, and having seen
the signs while driving down, she can't help knowing this, or that, by historic quirk,
the current governor's personal residence is planted only some twenty miles
south of ...

Cheap On Crime

Author: Prof. Hadar Aviram
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520960327
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... Punishes Offenders (New York: Oxford University Press, 2009). 4. Mona Lynch,
Sunbelt Justice: Arizona and the Transformation of American Punishment (
Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2009). 5. Robert Perkinson, Texas
Tough: The Rise of America's Prison Empire (New York: Metropolitan Books,
2010). 6. Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age
of Colorblindness (New York: New Press, 2010). 7. Ruth Wilson Gilmore, Golden
Gulag: Prisons, ...

America Is The Prison

Author: Lee Bernstein
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807898325
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Flamm, Law and Order, 178. 7. Ruth Wilson Gilmore, “The Wages of Abolition:
Race, Gender and the Changing State,” unpublished lecture at Vassar College,
Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Oct. 2004. 8. Ruth Wilson Gilmore, Golden Gulag: Prisons,
Surplus, Crisis, and Opposition in Globalizing California (Berkeley: University of
California Press, 2007), 24. 9. Ibid., 39. 10. Ibid., 88. 11. Michael Denning, The
Cultural Front: The Laboring of American Culture in the Twentieth Century (New
York: ...

Reform Without Justice

Author: Alfonso Gonzales
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190203269
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... Politics in Los Angeles (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005). ______
. Introduction to Latino Politics in the U.S. (Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2009).
García, Mario. T. Memories of Chicano History: The Life and Narrative of Bert
Corona (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994). Gill, Leslie. School of the
Americas: Military Training and Political Violence in the Americas. (Durham, NC:
Duke University Press, 2004). Gilmore, Ruthie Wilson. Golden Gulag: Prisons,
Surplus, ...

Schools Under Surveillance

Author: Torin Monahan
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813548265
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Golden gulag: Prisons, surplus, crisis, and opposition in globalizing California.
Berkeley: University of California Press. Glassner, Barry. 2000. The culture of fear
: Why Americans are afraid of the wrong things. New York: Basic Books.
Gonnerman, Jennifer. 2008. Slammed. Mother Jones 33 (4): 44–46. Gootman,
Elissa. 2004. Police to guard 12 city schools cited as violent. New York Times.
January 6. Haggerty, Kevin D., and Richard V. Ericson. 2000. The surveillant
Torin Monahan and ...