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This volume presents a clear description of the problems of women offenders, a variety of treatment approaches and prospects for the future. Four chapters are devoted to the particular conditions of women's prisons, and the psychological effects on their inmates. The remaining chapters address clinical issues.
Series Editor's Introduction
Change Efforts and the Female Prisoner
Criminality and Classification
Drug Abuse, Criminality, and Treatment
Family Issues and Treatment Approaches
Life Skills: Making It on the Outside
Counseling in Prison: Issues and Concerns
The "Black Box" of Prison - Feminism and Cultural Issues
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ISBN: 9780803973312 ISBN-10: 0803973314 Series: Multicultural Aspects of Counseling (Paperback) Audience:
Number Of Pages: 232 Published: 1st March 1998 Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 22.76 x 15.19
Weight (kg): 0.38