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Wise Women: Critical Citizenship in a Women’s Prison

Tanya Erzen

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0042
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

During the first day of a college history class entitled “Women, Politics, and Citizenship” at the Bayview Correctional Facility in New York City, the nine women in the class wrote down their ... More


Child of a Convicted Felon

Anonymous

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0079
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, the author shares her thoughts about her parents, both of whom were convicted felons. At first she did not notice or understand her parents' wrongdoings. To her they looked normal. ... More


Introduction: Playing at Masculinity

Adam D. Reich

in Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262669
eISBN:
9780520947788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262669.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter aims to study the lives of young men incarcerated in juvenile prisons and correctional facilities, beginning by explaining that the relationships and experiences of young men in juvenile ... More


The Storybook Project at Bedford Hills

Beth Falk, June Benson, Amorel Beyor, and Alte

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0018
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Storybook projects inside prisons share basic features: inmates select books for their children, record themselves reading the books aloud, and include a personal message to their children. The tapes ... More


Adapting to the Game of Law

Adam D. Reich

in Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262669
eISBN:
9780520947788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262669.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the differences in the ways in which young offenders react to juvenile prisons and correctional facilities. Every young man in a juvenile correctional facility must somehow make ... More


The Hidden TREWTH and the Possibility of Critical Practice

Adam D. Reich

in Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262669
eISBN:
9780520947788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262669.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

Some young men and women at juvenile correctional facilities such as the Rhode Island Training School work to reconcile the two games, the Game of Outlaw and the Game of Law. However, the structural ... More


Dispositions after the Competence to Stand Trial Hearing

Thomas L. Hafemeister

in Criminal Trials and Mental Disorders

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479804856
eISBN:
9781479850754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804856.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

At the close of the CST hearing, the defendant will be found to be either CST or IST. Chapter 6 addresses what occurs next. If the defendant is found to be CST, the trial proceedings usually resume ... More


Changing Minds: A Participatory Action Research Project on College in Prison

Michelle Fine, María Elena Torre, Kathy Boudin, Iris Bowen, Judith Clark, Donna Hylton, Migdalia Martinez, Cheryl “Missy” Wilkins, Melissa Rivera, Rosemarie A. Roberts, Pamela Smart, and Debora Upegui

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0036
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In 1995, President Bill Clinton signed the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act, which terminated federal funding enabling women and men in prison to attend college. As a result, at Bedford ... More


Social Justice and Correctional Health Services

Kenneth Kipnis

in Medicine and Social Justice: Essays on the Distribution of Health Care

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199744206
eISBN:
9780190267551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199744206.003.0032
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter examines the obligations of justice as they pertain to providing prisoners with health care. More specifically, it considers what access to health care is deserved by prisoners, who by ... More


Alternative Space and Its Limits

Adam D. Reich

in Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262669
eISBN:
9780520947788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262669.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the possibility of critical practice outside of juvenile prison and correctional facilities. It focuses on AS220's Broad Street Studio, an organization that works with young ... More


States of Delinquency: Race and Science in the Making of California's Juvenile Justice System

Miroslava Chavez-Garcia

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520271715
eISBN:
9780520951556
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520271715.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This unique analysis of the rise of the juvenile justice system from the nineteenth to twentieth centuries uses one of the harshest states—California—as a case study for examining racism in the ... More


Prison Talk

Robert A. Ferguson

in Metamorphosis: How to Transform Punishment in America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780300230833
eISBN:
9780300235296
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300230833.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter asserts that cooperation is the key to a new theory of punishment, and it depends on the quality of exchange possible. The singular metamorphosis that all people accomplish across a ... More


Baghdad

Neil James Mitchell

in Democracy's Blameless Leaders: From Dresden to Abu Ghraib, How Leaders Evade Accountability for Abuse, Atrocity, and Killing

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814761441
eISBN:
9780814763377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814761441.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter narrates how Donald Rumsfeld denied allegations of being involved in the abusive treatment of captured Iraqis at the Baghdad Central Correctional Facility, Abu Ghraib. This case shows ... More


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