By Erica Rhodes Hayden,Theresa R. Jach,Telisha Dionne Bailey,Ilse Denisse Catalan,Hilary L. Coulson,Brett Josef Derbes,L. Mara Dodge,Breea C. Willingham
This edited assortment will discover the demanding situations ladies confronted as inmates, their efforts to exert enterprise or keep watch over over their lives and our bodies, how problems with race and social category motivated reports, and the way their studies differed from that of male inmates. Contributions expand from the early 19th century into the twenty-first century to supply a chance to check swap through the years on the subject of lady imprisonment. moreover, the chapters research various geographic areas, taking into account readers to research how position and atmosphere shapes the inmate adventure.
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Incarcerated Women: A History of Struggles, Oppression, and Resistance in American Prisons by Erica Rhodes Hayden,Theresa R. Jach,Telisha Dionne Bailey,Ilse Denisse Catalan,Hilary L. Coulson,Brett Josef Derbes,L. Mara Dodge,Breea C. Willingham