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The Resource Unusual punishment : inside the Walla Walla prison, 1970-1985, Christopher Murray

Unusual punishment : inside the Walla Walla prison, 1970-1985, Christopher Murray

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Unusual punishment : inside the Walla Walla prison, 1970-1985
Title
Unusual punishment
Title remainder
inside the Walla Walla prison, 1970-1985
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Murray
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A true story of good intentions gone awry, violence, courage and transformation, Unusual Punishment traces the journey of one prison from order to chaos and back again"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UOK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murray, Christopher
Dewey number
365/.979748
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington State Penitentiary
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Prison violence
  • Prison wardens
  • Prison reformers
  • Social change
Label
Unusual punishment : inside the Walla Walla prison, 1970-1985, Christopher Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Super custody -- The prison -- The men -- The warden -- The reformers -- Part 2. Changes -- The education of Bobby Rhay -- Superagency -- The four reforms -- The Christmas strike -- New beginnings -- Rhay takes charge -- Making history -- Unintended consequences -- Red flags -- Under the radar -- Part 3. Descent -- California connection -- Capitulation -- Harvey -- Lines in the sand -- Parallel tracks -- The third floor -- The goon squad -- Power shift -- Abdication -- B.J. Rhay's final chapter -- Part 4. Nadir -- Vinzant -- Prison management -- Rules to live by -- The wastebasket caper -- Spring cleaning -- The MAS banquet -- "A little guard" -- Post mortem -- War -- Dysfunction -- The party's over -- The midnight express -- Power vacuum -- Cross -- Shakedown -- Saturday night live -- Breakdown -- A victory of sorts -- Dog days of summer -- Hoptowit -- Political fallout -- Part 6. Transformation -- A department is born -- First steps -- Kautzky -- Building blocks -- IMU -- Three years later -- Afterword -- Appendix A: Persons mentioned -- Appendix B: Persons interviewed, and interview dates
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 311 pages
Isbn
9780874223392
Lccn
2015044944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn945639310
  • (OCoLC)945639310
Label
Unusual punishment : inside the Walla Walla prison, 1970-1985, Christopher Murray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Super custody -- The prison -- The men -- The warden -- The reformers -- Part 2. Changes -- The education of Bobby Rhay -- Superagency -- The four reforms -- The Christmas strike -- New beginnings -- Rhay takes charge -- Making history -- Unintended consequences -- Red flags -- Under the radar -- Part 3. Descent -- California connection -- Capitulation -- Harvey -- Lines in the sand -- Parallel tracks -- The third floor -- The goon squad -- Power shift -- Abdication -- B.J. Rhay's final chapter -- Part 4. Nadir -- Vinzant -- Prison management -- Rules to live by -- The wastebasket caper -- Spring cleaning -- The MAS banquet -- "A little guard" -- Post mortem -- War -- Dysfunction -- The party's over -- The midnight express -- Power vacuum -- Cross -- Shakedown -- Saturday night live -- Breakdown -- A victory of sorts -- Dog days of summer -- Hoptowit -- Political fallout -- Part 6. Transformation -- A department is born -- First steps -- Kautzky -- Building blocks -- IMU -- Three years later -- Afterword -- Appendix A: Persons mentioned -- Appendix B: Persons interviewed, and interview dates
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 311 pages
Isbn
9780874223392
Lccn
2015044944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn945639310
  • (OCoLC)945639310
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