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Author Johnson, Byron R.

Title More God, less crime [electronic resource] : why faith matters and how it could matter more / Byron R. Johnson.

Imprint West Conshohocken, Pa. : Templeton Press, 2011.

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 294 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The last acceptable prejudice -- Preachers partner with police to reduce gang violence : the Boston miracle -- Children of prisoners : people of faith mentoring children of promise -- The Center for Neighborhood Enterprise and the violence-free zone -- A systematic review of the literature : 1944 to 2010 -- Can a faith-based prison reduce recidivism? -- Can a faith-based prison rehabilitate inmates? -- Jailhouse religion, spiritual transformation, and long-term change -- Why religion matters -- Prisoner reentry and aftercare -- Not by faith alone : the need for intermediaries.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Christianity and justice.
Criminology -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Crime -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Crime prevention.
Church work with criminals.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Why faith matters and how it could matter more
ISBN 9781599473734 (hardback : alk. paper)
1599473739 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781599473833 (e-book)

 
    
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