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We take prisons, or jails, for granted - but how effective are they? And are there better alternatives? In this viewpoint, OU Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Dr David Scott, explores what a world without prisons might be like.

For another perspective on prisons, you might like to watch this video next... 'I went from prisoner to PhD'

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