In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:

a halfway house for women the northeastern series on gender, crime, and law Editor: Claire Renzetti For a complete list of books available in this series, please visit Gail A. Caputo, A Halfway House for Women: Oppression and Resistance Walter S. DeKeseredy and Martin D. Schwartz, Male Peer Support and Violence against Women: The History and Verification of a Theory Chitra Raghavan and Shuki J. Cohen, editors, Domestic Violence: Methodologies in Dialogue Karen G. Weiss, Party School: Crime, Campus, and Community Claire M. Renzetti and Sandra Yocum, editors, Clergy Sexual Abuse: Social Science Perspectives Taryn Lindhorst and Jeffrey L. Edleson, Battered Women, Their Children, and International Law: The Unintended Consequences of the Hague Child Abduction Convention Edward W. Gondolf, The Future of Batterer Programs: Reassessing EvidenceBased Practice Jessica P. Hodge, Gendered Hate: Exploring Gender in Hate Crime Law Molly Dragiewicz, Equality with a Vengeance: Men’s Rights Groups, Battered Women, and Antifeminist Backlash Mary Lay Schuster and Amy D. Propen, Victim Advocacy in the Courtroom: Persuasive Practices in Domestic Violence and Child Protection Cases Jana L. Jasinski, Jennifer K. Wesely, James D. Wright, and Elizabeth E. Mustaine, Hard Lives, Mean Streets: Violence in the Lives of Homeless Women Merry Morash, Women on Probation and Parole: A Feminist Critique of Community Programs and Services Drew Humphries, Women, Violence, and the Media: Readings in Feminist Criminology Gail A. Caputo, Out in the Storm: Drug-Addicted Women Living as Shoplifters and Sex Workers Michael P. Johnson, A Typology of Domestic Violence: Intimate Terrorism, Violent Resistance, and Situational Couple Violence Susan L. Miller, editor, Criminal Justice Research and Practice: Diverse Voices from the Field Jody Raphael, Freeing Tammy: Women, Drugs, and Incarceration Kathleen J. Ferraro, Neither Angels nor Demons: Women, Crime, and Victimization Michelle L. Meloy, Sex Offenses and the Men Who Commit Them: An Assessment of Sex Offenders on Probation Amy Neustein and Michael Lesher, From Madness to Mutiny: Why Mothers Are Running from the Family Courts— and What Can Be Done about It AHALFWAYHOUSE FORWOMEN| | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | oppression and resistance GAILA.CAPUTO ◆ n o r t he a s t er n uni v er s i t y pr e ss | b os to n Northeastern University Press An imprint of University Press of New England© 2014 Northeastern University All rights reserved Manufactured in the United States of America Designed by April Leidig Typeset in Garamond by Copperline Book Services, Inc. University Press of New England is a member of the Green Press Initiative. The paper used in this book meets their minimum requirement for recycled paper. For permission to reproduce any of the material in this book, contact Permissions, University Press of New England, One Court Street, Suite 250, Lebanon NH 03766; or visit Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Caputo, Gail A., 1965– A halfway house for women : oppression and resistance / Gail A. Caputo. pages cm.—(Northeastern series on gender, crime, and law) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-1-55553-841-5 (cloth : alk. paper) ISBN 978-1-55553-842-2 (pbk. : alk. paper) ISBN 978-1-55553-843-9 (ebook) 1. Female offenders—Rehabilitation—United States. 2. Halfway houses— United States. 3. Prisoners—Deinstitutionalization—United States. 4. Corrections—United States. I. Title. HV9304.C3195 2014 365'.430973—dc23   2013048989 5 4 3 2 1 For my daughter, Gia ...


Additional Information

Related ISBN
MARC Record
Launched on MUSE
Open Access
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.