Old behind bars: the aging prison population in the United States

Recommendations -- Methodology -- Older prisoners -- Why the aging prison population? -- Conditions of confinement -- Aging bodies, soaring costs -- Release from prison, dying in prison -- When is imprisonment no longer justified? -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix: Additional tables.

Main Author: Fellner, Jamie.
Corporate Author: Human Rights Watch (Organization)
Other Authors: Vinck, Patrick.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Human Rights Watch, 2012.
Series: Human Rights Watch. B.