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INTERRUPTED LIFE: INCARCERATED MOTHERS IN THE UNITED STATES


SUGGESTED READINGS

Alarid, L., & Cromwell, P. (2006). In her own words: Women offenders’ views on crime and victimization. Los Angeles, CA: Roxbury Publishing Company.

Belknap, J. (2001). The invisible woman: Gender, crime and justice. Second Edition, Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.

Bernstein, N. (2005). All alone in the world: Children of the incarcerated. New York, NY: The New Press.

Bloom, B., & Steinhart, D. (1993). Why punish the children? A reappraisal of the children of incarcerated mothers in America. San Francisco, CA: National Council on Crime and Delinquency.

Bloom, B., Owen, B. & Covington, S. (2003). Gender-responsive strategies: Research, practice, and guiding principles for women offenders. Washington, DC: National Institute of Corrections.

Covington, S. (2002). A woman’s journey home: Challenges for female offenders. Washington, DC: Urban Institute.

Enos, S. (2001). Mothering from the inside: Parenting in a women’s prison. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Johnston, D. & Gabel, K. (1995). Children of incarcerated parents. New York, NY: Lexington Books.

Leeder, E. (2006). Inside and out: Women, prison, and therapy. Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press, Inc.

Leonard, E. (2002). Convicted survivors: The imprisonment of battered women who kill. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Owen, B. (1998). In the mix: Struggle and survival in a women’s prison. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Richie, B. (1996). Compelled to crime: The gender entrapment of battered black women. New York, NY: Routledge.

Sudbury, J. (2005). Global lockdown: Race, gender, and the prison-industrial complex. New York, NY: Routledge.