explores the emphasis across a broad range: historical, societal and, most important, in the day-to-day work within a prison by prison staff.
RHODES, TOTAL CONFINEMENT
, MADNESS AND REASON IN THE MAXIMUM SECURITY PRISON (University of California Press, 2004).
But as of December 2, when a "persistent offender" is sentenced, judges are required to impose a sentence of total confinement
for life without any possibility of parole.