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The Resource Women in prison : inside the concrete womb, Kathryn Watterson

Women in prison : inside the concrete womb, Kathryn Watterson

Label
Women in prison : inside the concrete womb
Title
Women in prison
Title remainder
inside the concrete womb
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Watterson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watterson, Kathryn
Dewey number
365/.43/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV9471
LC item number
.W37 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female offenders
  • Women prisoners
  • Reformatories for women
Label
Women in prison : inside the concrete womb, Kathryn Watterson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-402)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A Separate Society: Inside the Concrete Womb -- 2. A Personal Journey: The Genesis of This Book -- 3. Injustices in the Justice System: Does the Punishment Fit the Crime? -- 4. Facing Facts: Who Gets Punished? What Are Their Crimes? -- 5. Found Guilty: Courtroom Theater and Women without Scripts -- 6. Welcome to the Concrete Womb: Leave Your Dignity at the Door -- 7. Forced Dependency: The Prison As Abusive Parent -- 8. Security and Discipline: Springs Wound Too Tightly -- 9. Snapshots: Women's Stories, Women's Lives -- 10. A Look at the History of Women's Prisons in America: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back -- 11. Locked Out: The Concrete Wall between Women and Their Children -- 12. Prisons: A Government Industry Fueled by Unpaid Labor -- 13. Medical Treatment: Band-Aids over Broken Bones -- 14. Crime or Illness? Shrinks, Drugs, and Therapy -- 15. Relationships: Prison Families, Friendships, and Sexuality -- 16. Getting Out: A Long and Frightening Road Home
Control code
32924199
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxvi, 402 pages, 26 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781555532376
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95031968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Women in prison : inside the concrete womb, Kathryn Watterson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-402)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A Separate Society: Inside the Concrete Womb -- 2. A Personal Journey: The Genesis of This Book -- 3. Injustices in the Justice System: Does the Punishment Fit the Crime? -- 4. Facing Facts: Who Gets Punished? What Are Their Crimes? -- 5. Found Guilty: Courtroom Theater and Women without Scripts -- 6. Welcome to the Concrete Womb: Leave Your Dignity at the Door -- 7. Forced Dependency: The Prison As Abusive Parent -- 8. Security and Discipline: Springs Wound Too Tightly -- 9. Snapshots: Women's Stories, Women's Lives -- 10. A Look at the History of Women's Prisons in America: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back -- 11. Locked Out: The Concrete Wall between Women and Their Children -- 12. Prisons: A Government Industry Fueled by Unpaid Labor -- 13. Medical Treatment: Band-Aids over Broken Bones -- 14. Crime or Illness? Shrinks, Drugs, and Therapy -- 15. Relationships: Prison Families, Friendships, and Sexuality -- 16. Getting Out: A Long and Frightening Road Home
Control code
32924199
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxvi, 402 pages, 26 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781555532376
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95031968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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