9-28-09 - people up 3 Does not include the 4.2 million...

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R ACE , G ENDER , C LASS , E THNICITY Incarceration Rate 1. 1940-1970 relatively stable incarceration rate and only a few deviations ranging from 140 to 90. 2. After 1970s the national incarceration rate sky rockets. The U.S. becomes the world leader in locking 
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Unformatted text preview: people up. 3. Does not include the 4.2 million people on probation and the 800,000 people on parole 1 9/28/09...
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2010 for the course SOCIO 106 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '07 term at UMass (Amherst).

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