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Univ. of San Diego School of Law

Wednesday, August 8, 2007

The Jailhouse Conversion Story

From The jailhouse conversion story has long been a part of prison culture. But there's now a movement converting inmates to religious and political extremists, embracing violent ideologies such as white supremacy, or so called "prison Islam." Mark Hamm, a professor of criminology at Indiana State University, talks about his research of so-called radicalized prisoners.

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