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Title:
Children in jail : seven lessons in American justice
Author:
Cottle, Thomas J.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Boston : Beacon Press, [1977]

©1977
Physical Description:
xiii, 178 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
Reading Level:
950 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780807004920
Format :
Book

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. vi
Introduction: They Haven't Always Been in Jailp. vii
1 That Kid Will End Up Killing Somebodyp. 1
2 I'M Crying 'Cause They Took Away My Futurep. 22
3 Get Me Spiro Agnew's Lawyerp. 39
4 Nobody's Got Family Insurancep. 46
5 Hey, Harrington, Put Your Pecker in Your Pants, There's a Kid on the Phone Says He's Your Sonp. 62
6 We Bad Little People in Here, We Get to Eatp. 87
7 They Got Anger Pushing 'Em in One Direction, Fright Pushing 'Em in Anotherp. 97
8 I Wonder If Anyone Who's Been in Here Ever Feels Free Againp. 133
Epilogue: What Can Be Done?p. 168
Children's Rights Organizationsp. 176