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✼ [EPUB] ✴ Lockdown on Rikers By Mary E. Buser ❆ – Ms-style.pro Mary Buser began her career at New York's Rikers Island as a social work intern brimming with ideas ready to make a difference and eager to help incarcerated women find a better path for themselves HeMary Buser began her career at New York's Rikers Island as a social work intern brimming with ideas ready to make a difference and eager to help incarcerated women find a better path for themselves Her initial experience working with mothers in the nursery and women in the Mental Observation Unit was rewarding and she returned to Rikers for full time employment after finishing graduate school But her second time around was radically different assigned to a men.

's jail her return coincided with the dawn of stop and frisk policy unprecedented arrests and the biggest jailhouse movement in historyCommitted to the possibility of growth for her charges Buser tried to keep the new regime at bay yet soon her patients began arriving to their sessions with bruises black eyes and punched out teeth whispering that they'd been beaten by officers And because of the anxiety surrounding their respective legal cases and the sheer im.

lockdown epub rikers epub Lockdown on mobile Lockdown on Rikers PDF's jail her return coincided with the dawn of stop and frisk policy unprecedented arrests and the biggest jailhouse movement in historyCommitted to the possibility of growth for her charges Buser tried to keep the new regime at bay yet soon her patients began arriving to their sessions with bruises black eyes and punched out teeth whispering that they'd been beaten by officers And because of the anxiety surrounding their respective legal cases and the sheer im.

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  1. Diane S ☔ Diane S ☔ says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFSince reading Just Mercy A Story of Justice and Redemption which appalled me with the injustice in our legal system my interest in social issues has peaked After seeing one of my friends thanks Esil review I thought this was a nice compliment to the other And once again I am appalled At the way we treat our mentally ill the resources that are being cut continuously appalled that they need to be jailed to get any kind of care Really? In the 21st century in what is supposed to be an enlightened nation Maybe I should say I am angry too?Buser starts out as an intern in social work at Riker's working in the women's section She returns later as an employee but this time in the men's section She points out some maj


  2. Esil Esil says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDF4 Many years ago as part of my work at the time I was given a tour of the Don Jail in Toronto while it was still in operation The Don jail was a notoriously nasty place and it is in fact no longer an operating jail I'm sure it was not nasty like Rikers but I remember having a very visceral reaction to the visit a mixture of fear unreality and revulsion The beginning of Lockdown on Rikers elicited a similar reaction in me But in this relatively short book the author does such a good job of bringing Rikers to life and humanizing the inmates she


  3. Randal White Randal White says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFMs Buser chronicles her experiences working as a mental health professional at the Rikers Island Jail in NYC Her tenure coincided with the then Mayor Rudy Giuliani's reign and his ambitious efforts to combat crime As a 30 year law enforcement professional myself 21 years with the Federal Bur


  4. Katie Katie says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFI received this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review I'd reuested the book because the prison system in this country is essentially broken beyond repair and I thought that maybe Ms Buser would have some uniue insights as to how this came about and what could be done in the future While she had some really wonderful anecdotes as well as shocking and saddening ones the revelations are few and far between She writes a lot about not being able to give inmates the standard of care they deserve and how frustrating this is in our supposedly very civilized society To her credit Ms Buser really invokes a sense of joy for her hard earned victories within the prison walls a sorely needed bright spot in what is a truly dire situation The writing here is average and no fr


  5. Cheryl Cheryl says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFI don't really follow world events so to be honest I have not read any of the articles on the treatment of the prisoners at Rikers So going into this book I had an open mind I think this was an advantage to me as I was able to get a glimpse of what author Mary Buser saw and experienced during her


  6. Patty Patty says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFThis is a non fiction book about Mary working in mental health at Rikers Jail in New York She started as an intern first in the women's unit and later moved to the men's part of the jail She has a great deal of compassion for the inmates Most of the inmates according to Mary are black Hispanic poor coming from homes where drug use is the norm or growing up without parents or in foster care What kind of lives do we expect fr


  7. Darcia Helle Darcia Helle says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFI'm torn on how to review this book I'll start with what I liked The author shares some extraordinary stories and anecdotes of life behind prison walls For readers unfamiliar with the truth of our prison system many of these stories will be shocking Even those hardcore readers who believe people in prison need to be punished as opposed to rehabilitated can't possibly read this and not be horrified But there is also humor to lighten the mood as well as some moments of hope to raise the spirits Now the not so good stuff for me I felt the book lacked a thread of con


  8. Eddie S. Eddie S. says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFLife is too short for bad books This book is based in a different era If you judged this book solely off the cover you will be misled It is about mental health in rikers island She shares anecdotes of inmates she has encountered The writing is not captivating and is forgettable The stories are not shocking and if you've watched MSNBC's Lockup you haven't missed anything by reading this book


  9. Joe Clark Joe Clark says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFThis book has a lot to say about working in our prison system But Mary Buser seems to be an exceptional employee There are no characters like her in books written by people who have spent time in prison The book is unfocused Sometimes it seems to be a book about prisons and the people in them Sometimes it is about the politics that establish Ms Buser's working environment A lot of the time it is about Ms Buser personally This book adds to the portrait of the inhumanity that pervades our prison system people who have been tried and may very well be innocent are serving time in our


  10. Charity Charity says:

    PDF Mary E. Buser Ý PDF Lockdown on Rikers ePUB ✓ Lockdown on eBook Ï Ý ms style.pro lockdown epub, rikers epub, Lockdown on mobile, Lockdown on Rikers PDFAnd even in the cases of the very worst sociopath held in solitary the uestion still remained How could it be that a punishment that drives any human being criminal or otherwise to attempt suicide to escape it not be considered cruel and unusual? Years later the United Nations Special Rapporteur on torture would state that solitary confinement beyond fifteen days should be absolutely prohibited Yet instead of


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