Spring 2018 catalog cover

The Penn Press list for spring 2018 includes hardcover releases, first-time paperbacks, and ebook editions intended for scholars, students, and serious general readers worldwide. Click here to explore our forthcoming books, grouped by subject area.

Recidivism
A Deficiency Disease

Alastair W. MacLeod

1965 | 136 pages | Cloth $79.95
Psychology | Sociology
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Table of Contents

Foreword
Focus of Interest
Prelude to our Project
Pilot Project in a Penitentiary
The Disruptive Personality
Social Isolation
Index of Failure
Factors Militating Against Change
Prevention, Treatment, Research
Index