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The Resource Offending women : power, punishment, and the regulation of desire, Lynne A. Haney

Offending women : power, punishment, and the regulation of desire, Lynne A. Haney

Label
Offending women : power, punishment, and the regulation of desire
Title
Offending women
Title remainder
power, punishment, and the regulation of desire
Statement of responsibility
Lynne A. Haney
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offending Women is an eye-opening journey into the lived reality of prison for women in the United States today. Lynne Haney looks at incarcerated mothers, housed together with their children, who are serving terms in alternative, community-based prisons-a type of facility that is becoming increasingly widespread. Incorporating vivid, sometimes shocking observations of daily life, she probes the dynamics of power over women's minds and bodies that play out in two such institutions in California. She finds that these "alternative" prisons, contrary to their aims, often end up disempowering wome
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haney, Lynne A.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female offenders
  • Female offenders
  • Correctional institutions
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Correctional institutions
  • Female offenders
  • Female offenders
  • California
  • Gewaltdelikt
  • Strafvollzug
  • Resozialisierung
  • Frau
  • USA
Label
Offending women : power, punishment, and the regulation of desire, Lynne A. Haney
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: an ethnographic journey across states -- Limited government: training women what to need -- Deconstructing dependency: needs, rights, and the struggle for entitlement -- Hybrid states and government from a distance -- State therapeutics: training women what to want -- The empowerment myth: social vulnerability as personal pathology -- The enemies within: fighting the sisters and numbing the self -- Conclusion: states of disentitlement and the therapeutics of neoliberalism
Control code
ocn586163185
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 287 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945913
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 245345
  • 22573/cttt1pkg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)586163185
Label
Offending women : power, punishment, and the regulation of desire, Lynne A. Haney
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: an ethnographic journey across states -- Limited government: training women what to need -- Deconstructing dependency: needs, rights, and the struggle for entitlement -- Hybrid states and government from a distance -- State therapeutics: training women what to want -- The empowerment myth: social vulnerability as personal pathology -- The enemies within: fighting the sisters and numbing the self -- Conclusion: states of disentitlement and the therapeutics of neoliberalism
Control code
ocn586163185
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 287 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945913
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 245345
  • 22573/cttt1pkg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)586163185

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