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The Resource Mean lives, mean laws : Oklahoma's women prisoners, Susan F. Sharp

Mean lives, mean laws : Oklahoma's women prisoners, Susan F. Sharp

Label
Mean lives, mean laws : Oklahoma's women prisoners
Title
Mean lives, mean laws
Title remainder
Oklahoma's women prisoners
Statement of responsibility
Susan F. Sharp
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Oklahoma has long held the dubious honor of having the highest female incarceration rate in the country, nearly twice the national average. In this compelling new book, sociologist Susan Sharp sets out to discover just what has gone so wrong in the state of Oklahoma-and what that might tell us about trends in female incarceration nationwide. The culmination of over a decade of original research, Mean Lives, Mean Laws exposes a Kafkaesque criminal justice system, one that has no problem with treating women as collateral damage in the War on Drugs or with stripping female prisoners of their
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sharp, Susan F.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in crime and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women prisoners
  • Female offenders
  • Reformatories for women
  • Corrections
  • Children of prisoners
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Children of prisoners
  • Corrections
  • Female offenders
  • Reformatories for women
  • Women prisoners
  • Oklahoma
Label
Mean lives, mean laws : Oklahoma's women prisoners, Susan F. Sharp
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Mean lives: a theoretical framework -- Mean laws: the rise in female imprisonment -- "Mean women" or "mean lives"?: adverse childhood experiences and adult abuse of women prisoners -- The prison experience -- Going back again by Juanita Ortiz -- Coming home and staying out -- The children and their caregivers -- Winds of change -- Lessons learned and moving forward
Control code
ocn895258815
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 190 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813562773
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt9pqnwc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)895258815
Label
Mean lives, mean laws : Oklahoma's women prisoners, Susan F. Sharp
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Mean lives: a theoretical framework -- Mean laws: the rise in female imprisonment -- "Mean women" or "mean lives"?: adverse childhood experiences and adult abuse of women prisoners -- The prison experience -- Going back again by Juanita Ortiz -- Coming home and staying out -- The children and their caregivers -- Winds of change -- Lessons learned and moving forward
Control code
ocn895258815
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 190 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813562773
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt9pqnwc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)895258815

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