Dr. Baz Dreisinger, Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World. When it comes to crime and punishment – America really is exceptional — we have the highest incarceration rate in the entire world. Why is our criminal justice system so uniquely repressive?

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