Linh Vuong, Christopher Hartney, Barry Krisberg, and Susan Marchionna,
The Extravagance of Imprisonment Revisited, 94
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Alternatives such as electronic monitoring, reporting programs, and drug treatment are far more cost-effective and humane responses to nonserious crime than imprisonment. Adapted from the source document.