The Value of Hawai‘i



Meda Chesney-Lind is Professor of Women’s Studies at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, and the author of numerous books on imprisonment in the United States, including Invisible Punishment: The Collateral Consequences of Mass Incarceration (New Press, 2003), and most recently, Beyond Bad Girls: Gender, Violence and Hype (Routledge, 2009), with Katherine Irwin.

Kat Brady is Coordinator of Community Alliance on Prisons, a community initiative promoting smart justice strategies for Hawai‘i’s lawbreakers for more than a decade.

Listen to an interview with Trisha Kehaulani Watson and Meda Chesney-Lind on Homelessness and Prisons. Originally broadcast on NĀ ʻŌIWI ʻŌLINO 8/25/10

Read a free excerpt of “Prisons” by Brady and Chesney-Lind on Civil Beat:

One Response to Prisons

  1. jasonniko says:

    the prison case in hawaii has the most fastes increase pace. and i might no some of the reasons why. to me i think because of alot of imagrant is coming in. alot of crime they have bought.

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