Bert Useem

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Author: Bert Useem

Bert Useem is the co-author of Prison State: The Challenge of Mass Incarceration (2008). Useem is Professor of Sociology at Purdue University. He previously taught sociology at University of New Mexico and was Director of the Institute for Social Research there. He is author of Resolution of Prison Riots: Strategy and Policies (with Camille Camp and George Camp, 1996) and States of Siege: US Prison Riots, 1971–1986 (with Peter A. Kimball, 1989).

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