Comments & Discussion

Boston University moderates comments to facilitate an informed, substantive, civil conversation. Abusive, profane, self-promotional, misleading, incoherent or off-topic comments will be rejected. Moderators are staffed during regular business hours (EST) and can only accept comments written in English.

There is 1 comment on Mapping Mass Incarceration

  1. “[prison admissions] most weren’t in the big cities that had been the focus of previous sociological research on incarceration.”
    I think there is value in studying incarceration for small towns because it can mean a positive impact for many people.
    Also, I am astonished Simes is among the first researchers to investigate the connections between a person’s home, socioeconomic status, and criminal record. That’s hard to believe. Glad to have read this.

Post a comment.

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *