Female Offenders and Reentry: Pathways and Barriers to by Lisa M. Carter,Catherine D. Marcum

By Lisa M. Carter,Catherine D. Marcum

Often, examine about the lady criminal is scarce. This e-book provides to the criminological literature regarding reentry for girls, concentrating on the obstacles ladies face as they go back to society and comply with existence after incarceration. every one bankruptcy addresses particular matters, demanding situations, and stumbling blocks affiliated with the concern of winning reentry techniques linked to lady offenders, in addition to data-driven empirical studies.

While corrections has frequently misunderstood or ignored the desires of returning offenders, the shortcomings of the associations have a better effect on ladies than on their male opposite numbers, rather concerning the incidence of social and clinical difficulties, specifically these concerning psychological well-being and substance abuse. Female Offenders and Reentry helps felony justice scholars and practitioners see the whole photo whilst contemplating the demanding situations confronted by way of girl offenders reintegrating into society.

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