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1
完成時間為 5 小時

Course Welcome and Introduction

This module introduces the course's focus on mass incarceration in the United States as an ethical challenge. The facts that define the issue reveal a nation in crisis. We begin with an exploration of religious faith as one starting point for our investigation. However, this course is intended for anyone who is concerned with the problem of incarceration. Beyond following the theological call to attend to the least of these, the course is also motivated by the sociological observation that we learn much about ourselves and our society by exploring how we treat those we deem "criminal." The first module describes the elements of mass incarceration in the United States, and begins to investigate the causes and consequences of this reality....
3 個視頻 (總計 29 分鐘), 7 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
3 個視頻
Mass Incarceration: Introduction10分鐘
Alex Friedmann: "Mass Incarceration, Criminalization, and Recidivism"5分鐘
7 個閱讀材料
Acknowledgements10分鐘
About this course3分鐘
Recommended Readings10分鐘
About the "Pre-Course Survey"10分鐘
Western Theories of Justice40分鐘
Trends in U.S. Corrections10分鐘
Facts About Prisons10分鐘
1 個練習
Pre-Course Survey20分鐘
2
完成時間為 5 小時

Crime and Punishment

This module takes up the questions of crime and punishment. What is crime and what are the purposes of punishment? What are the cultural resources that inform the way we think about punishment today?...
9 個視頻 (總計 96 分鐘), 4 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
9 個視頻
Doug Knight: "Justice and Mercy Applied: Stories from the Bible"17分鐘
Doug Knight: "Stories of Justice and Mercy: Cain and Abel"12分鐘
Doug Knight: "Stories of Justice and Mercy: The Goring of the Ox"5分鐘
Doug Knight: "The Ten Commandments: Law, Order and Sacred Authority"8分鐘
Doug Knight: "Why the Bible Still Matters: Crime and Punishment Today"12分鐘
Social Theories of Punishment8分鐘
Retributive Theories of Punishment8分鐘
Utilitarian Theories of Punishment8分鐘
4 個閱讀材料
The Bible and Punishment5分鐘
Durkheim, The Functions of Crime30分鐘
Retributive Justice30分鐘
Legal Punishment30分鐘
3
完成時間為 9 小時

The Rise of the Prison

This module takes up the question of the rise of the prison, and its expressions in contemporary USA. How did the Prison Industrial Complex arise, and why has it taken the form it has? ...
11 個視頻 (總計 115 分鐘), 6 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
11 個視頻
The Rise of the Prison, Part 2: The Colonial Period to Now6分鐘
Alex Friedmann: "What is the prison-industrial complex or PIC?"3分鐘
Lisa Guenther: "How do prisoners end up in solitary confinement, and what happens there?"29分鐘
"Why prisons Started using solitary confinement and why we should end the practice of extreme isolation"22分鐘
Alex Friedmann: "History of the Private, For-Profit Prison: The Convict Lease System"9分鐘
Joe Ingle: "The Convict Lease System"3分鐘
Alex Friedmann: “The Private Prison Business Model”5分鐘
Alex Friedmann: “Why Private Prisons? The Politics of Punishment”6分鐘
Alex Friedmann: “Prisoners as Commodities: Moral and Ethical Objections to Private Prisons”11分鐘
Alex Friedmann: “Private Prison Industry: Ancillary Products & Services”6分鐘
6 個閱讀材料
Film Viewing Guide: "The Farm: Angola Prison"45分鐘
The “Legacy of Slavery” Comes to the Smithsonian with Angola Prison Guard Tower Donation5分鐘
Angola Museum: History of Angola Prison10分鐘
Viewing Guide and links to PBS "Slavery by Another Name"30分鐘
Mother Jones: "My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard"45分鐘
Banking on Bondage: Private Prisons and Mass Incarceration45分鐘
4
完成時間為 7 小時

Criminalization: The Experience of Prison

This module looks more closely at the intimate details and experiences of criminalization and incarceration. We explore the experience of being charged with a crime, of going through the court system, and of finding oneself in prison. What is the experience of prison, both on those who find themselves inside and those who are the family and friends of the incarcerated?...
12 個視頻 (總計 147 分鐘), 4 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
12 個視頻
Alex Friedmann: "Mass Incarceration, Criminalization and Recidivism"5分鐘
Dawn Deaner: “History and Purpose of Public Defense”6分鐘
Dawn Deaner: “Public Defense: How it Works and Doesn't Work”8分鐘
Dawn Deaner: “The Impact of Poverty on Justice”10分鐘
Dawn Deaner: “Biggest Challenges in Public Defense”8分鐘
Dawn Deaner: “Concluding Thoughts”2分鐘
Chief August Washington: “Challenges to Policing”11分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: The Experience of Prison13分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: The Day-to-Day Reality of Prison17分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: The Hidden Pains of Prison32分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: Painful Truths About Prison in America16分鐘
4 個閱讀材料
Gideon v. Wainwright 372 U.S. 335 (1963)30分鐘
The Atlantic: "Travesties in Criminal Justice That Are Mostly Ignored"10分鐘
Viewing Guide: PBS "Me Facing Life: Cyntoia's Story"10分鐘
Viewing Guide: "Rikers: An American Jail"30分鐘
5
完成時間為 8 小時

Race, Incarceration and Social Control

This module focuses directly on the dynamics of race and exclusion within the criminal justice system in the United States. It describes and seeks to explain the causes of racial disparity in incarceration rates and examines the mutually re-enforcing dynamics of poverty and incarceration....
6 個視頻 (總計 59 分鐘), 10 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
6 個視頻
The School-to-Prison Pipeline12分鐘
Michael Fisher: "Poverty, Housing Policy, and Segregation"8分鐘
Michael Fisher: "The Criminalization of Poverty"10分鐘
Michael Fisher: "Crime: A Matter of Culture or Policy?"7分鐘
Chief August Washington: “Policing and Racial Bias”3分鐘
10 個閱讀材料
Alexis DeTocqueville, on the "Tyranny of the Majority"20分鐘
McCleskey v. Kemp, 481 U.S. 279 (1987)30分鐘
Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology: "Comparative Review of Death Sentences: An Empirical Study of the Georgia Experience"15分鐘
Film Viewing Guide for PBS "Slavery by Another Name" (90 minutes)40分鐘
The Atlantic: "The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration"45分鐘
Film Viewing Guide: "13th"10分鐘
The New Yorker: "Kalief Browder, 1993–2015"10分鐘
Recommended - The Rich Get Richer, The Poor Get Prison10分鐘
The Poor Get Prison: The Alarming Spread of the Criminalization of Poverty10分鐘
Implicit Bias Brief10分鐘
6
完成時間為 6 小時

Justice and Mercy: Alternatives to Mass Incareration

The course has examined mass incarceration as a significant social and ethical problem. In this final module, we turn our attention to alternatives to the present system of punishment. Following Dean Townes' invitation, we seek to "respond to the dehumanizing effects of imprisonment." We explore community policing, criminal justice reform, and alternative models, including restorative justice, in a bid to locate possibilities for hope....
9 個視頻 (總計 95 分鐘), 2 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
9 個視頻
Dean Emilie Townes: "How do we respond to dehumanizing effects of imprisonment"6分鐘
Dean Emilie Townes: "How can we help people avoid re-incarceration? Building capacity in people by partnering with communities of faith”5分鐘
Chief August Washington: “Community Policing”11分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: “Restorative Justice: A Movement7分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: “Restorative Justice: Principles and Practices”22分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: “Restorative Justice as an Alternative to Mass Incarceration”21分鐘
Roundtable Discussion: “Broadening the Impact of Restorative Justice”3分鐘
Dean Emilie Townes: "Turning knowledge into action: Next Steps"8分鐘
2 個閱讀材料
Viewing Guide for Bryan Stevenson's "We need to talk about an injustice"45分鐘
Viewing Guide: Restorative Justice Process30分鐘
1 個練習
End of Course Survey14分鐘
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創建者 JQJul 9th 2017

Great course. I enjoyed the lectures and readings.

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Graham Reside

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Vanderbilt University Divinity School

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Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tenn., is a private research university and medical center offering a full-range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees....

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