[Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook

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Ruth Wilson Gilmore ¸ 6 Read & Download Free read ï Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California On boom Detailing crises that hit California’s economy with particular ferocity Gil argues that defeats of radical struggles weakening of labor and shifting patterns of capital investment have been key conditions for prison growth The results a vast and expensive prison system a huge number of incarcerated young people of color and the increase in punitive justice such as the “three strikes” law pose p. This book breaks down the myths of anti prison sentiments while simultaneously providing a narrative of how the state specifically California became a prison state out of recession and surplus Gil provides the language of geographicalhistoricalcapital shifts that increased incarceration and created political tough on crime rhetorics She also layers this all with describing the racist laws and police interventions used to fill prison beds Build the prison then create the prisoner It seems to me an incredible analysis on the rise of incapacitation through prison

Summary Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California

Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California

Ruth Wilson Gilmore ¸ 6 Read & Download Free read ï Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California Despite a crime rate that has been falling steadily for decades California has what a state analyst called “the biggest prison building project in the history of the world” The first detailed explanation of California’s expanding prison population Ruth Wilson Gil’s landmark award winning Golden Gulag looks at how political and economic forces ranging from global to local conjoined to produce the pris. The approach that Gil takes to analysing the expansion of California s prison system centres on the political economy most especially on the pivotal moments of surplus and crisis She draws beautifully on cultural geography to describe the prison boom in the golden state over the past three decades which has created an archipelago of prisons Gil depicts surplus state power and surplus populations most especially people of color and poor white people as the making of a crisis to which prison is posited as the solution as opposed to a number of other possibilities that might better address social instability and insecurity She challenges the media driven gang scare that wasis largely conflated with youth of colour and demonstrates that despite the hype and hysteria around crime that law and order c

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Ruth Wilson Gilmore ¸ 6 Read & Download Free read ï Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California Rofound and troubling uestions for the future of California the United States and the world    This revised second edition further connects California’s prison model to broader national and international trends and updates readers with developments in the 21st century including mounting grassroots opposition to the carceral state and a changing public understanding of why mass incarceration matters today. Note as a reminder this is a long form book reviewreflection paper for my course CPLN 624 Readings on Race Poverty and PlaceRuth Wilson Gil s Golden Gulag is about the massive growth of California s state prison system and grassroots opposition to the expanding use of prisons as fix alls to social problems For me it also became a sharp indictment of the tarnished practice of planning and the way it has left many abandoned localities eager for any means of dealing with their various surpluses and scarcities From the beginning Gil is very interested in the spatial nature of prisons The interconnection of rural and urban restructuring is clear in the seemingly unconnected geography of these prisons which are largely in the rural San Joauin Valley and their residents who are mostly from the s


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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook This is written by an activist trying to answer uestions asked by mothers fighting for the lives of their children in prison and grappling with the theory behind her work so you know I loved it I found it uite challenging though and I'm still thinking about how she frames the political economy of prisons and how that intersects with race In a nutshell she argues that prisons are partial geographical solutions to political economic crises

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    Summary Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California characters ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ¸ Ruth Wilson Gilmore Ruth Wilson Gilmore ¸ 6 Read & Download Summary Included some interesting info but it was dense and didn't answer the main uestion it addressedI've been working through an online class to learn about the prison abolition movement and it includes several interviews with author Ruth Wilson Gil That's what led me to this academic nonfiction work of hers which purports to e

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook Ruth Wilson Gilmore ¸ 6 Read & Download Summary Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California The approach that Gil takes to analysing the expansion of California’s prison system centres on the political economy most especially on the pivotal moments of surplus and crisis She draws beautifully on cultural geography to describe the prison boom in the “golden state” over the past three decades; which has created an archipelago of prisons Gil depicts surplus state power and surplus populations most especial

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook characters ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ¸ Ruth Wilson Gilmore Ruth Wilson Gilmore ¸ 6 Read & Download Finished this book a few weeks ago but didn't have chance to post review This book is really critical for understanding the 'why' of the prison industrial complex and not just the 'how' which I tend to think we k

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook I was expecting this book to lay out the full economy of prisons but that's not what it does It does give a pretty good sense of the economics and dynamics of sitting prisons in rural communities but it doesn't go much beyond that The rest of the book deals both with the economic history in rural CA and an activist group Mothers

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook Ruth Wilson Gilmore ¸ 6 Read & Download characters ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ¸ Ruth Wilson Gilmore This book breaks down the myths of anti prison sentiments while simultaneously providing a narrative of how the state specifically Cal

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook Note as a reminder this is a long form book reviewreflection paper for my course CPLN 624 Readings on Race Poverty and PlaceRuth Wilson Gil’s Golden Gulag is about the massive growth of California’s state prison system and grassroots opposition to the expanding use of prisons as fix alls to social problems For me it also became

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook I gleaned a lot from the book It draws crucial links between many political economic and demographic changes that I wouldn't have pieced together on my own My reading experience was a bit marred by stylistic vices 1 complex sentences packed with abstract nouns and jargon; 2 tendency to offer 2 3 nounsverbs when 1 would do and to ualify statements to death thereby trading clarity for nuanceMain take aways of value for me 1 Better understa

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook Excellent overview of an economic and racial analysis of prisons in Cali Two things I gathered from uickly runn

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    [Read Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California] ePUB by Ruth Wilson Gilmore – PDF, Kindle & eBook good info but makes the info hard to digest

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  • Golden Gulag Prisons Surplus Crisis and Opposition in Globalizing California
  • Ruth Wilson Gilmore
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  • 08 July 2020
  • 9780520283138