ERIC Number: EJ626126
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
You Can't Go Home Again: Women and Criminal Recidivism.
Harm, Nancy J.; Phillips, Susan D.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v32 n3 p3-21 2001
Examines the post-prison experiences of females that lead to re-incarceration. Reports findings from interviews with 38 women who had served multiple prison sentences. Findings illustrate the role that drug relapse, inadequate employment, and relationships with children and other family members play in the post-prison adjustment of female recidivists. (Contains 19 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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