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Published by Retort Press in Bearsville, (N.Y.) .
Written in English

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Statementedited, with an introduction by Holley Cantine and Dachine Rainer ; with a preface by Christopher Isherwood ; illustrated by Lowell Naeve.
ContributionsCantine, Holley., Rainer, Dachine.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19437800M

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This long out-of-print book, reprinted from the rare original edition, collects firsthand accounts by conscientious objectors who were imprisoned for their beliefs. Prison Etiquette is illustrated with eleven line drawings by Lowell Naeve. Feb 28,  · Prison Etiquette is illustrated with eleven line drawings by Lowell Naeve. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. PRISON ETIQUETTE:THE CONVICT'S COMPENDIUM OF USEFUL INFORMATION--BY THE INMATES Published by the author Cantine,Holley and Rainer,Dachine, editors Published by Retort Press, Bearsville,N.Y. (). Collected by two of these "prisoners of war" and illustrated by a third, Prison Etiquette was first published in a limited edition in , created with donated paper and printing and featuring a preface by Christopher Isherwood and a ringing written endorsement by Aldous Huxley.

Pacifists in Prison Prison Etiquette: The Convict’s Compendium of Useful Information, by The Inmates. by Holley Cantine and Dachine Rainer. Preface by Christopher Isherwood. Retort Press, Bearsville, New York. pp. $ This is a noteworthy book. It is a collection of articles, memoirs, stories, drawings, and poems dealing with their. There are things that we do in prison that take some time to get use too. The intangibles of prison etiquette is very distinct. Little habits or quirks that don’t make all that much sense when you first come inside. But eventually over the years they become as ingrained in your routine as breathing. Or, your eyes get opened REAL quick another. Prison Etiquette - give respect and/or get respect Prison Etiquette - give respect and/or get respect It won't take long to figure out what to do and especially what NOT to do in prison.   The word that is prevailing over any other is "respect". I really love this book. It's more of a resource than merely a book. It lives and breathes as society and norms evolve and morphs through time. I've been a loyal fan of the "Awesome Etiquette" podcast since it's inception so I HAD to secure my own copy of the newest (19th edition!) of Emily Post's Etiquette book/5.

May 25,  · "Reforming Punishment," written by Craig Haney, a psychologist with more than 35 years of experience in prison reform and study, is the best academic book I've read by a non-prisoner about the horrors and insanities of modern corrections. If you're not appalled by what you read in this book you are too comfortably Kenneth Hartman. Oct 13,  · A guide to surviving prison or preparing yourself to go to prison, with tips on staying safe, prison etiquette, how to deal with guards and other prisoners, how to get involved in organising and struggle, and more. "Prison Etiquette may, as its title indicates, be regarded simply as manual of living-technique for prisoners in general. It is also a statement, written with great power, insight and occasional humor, of the whole anarchist-pacifist position. The one major difference of course is that in prison there is nowhere to hide and nowhere to go and try to start again. For that reason, it is vital that you understand and adhere to the inmate rules and the prison culture from day one. Jonathan Richards is a former federal prison inmate.