Human Rights and Penal Practices
In the last 20 years, there has been a growing, international recognition that prison is an inappropriate response to women in conflict with the law; and a subsequent concern among academics, policy-makers and practitioners to reduce the number of women imprisoned, particularly since the growth in...
To Be Published May 10th 2014 by Routledge
Though many more women offenders are supervised in the community than in custody, much less is known about their needs and effective approaches to their supervision, support and treatment. Whilst there has been recent attention paid to responding to the needs of women in prison, negligible...
Published December 14th 2010 by Willan
The number of women prisoners has been growing rapidly during recent years and in many places has more than doubled in the past decade, significantly outstripping increases in the number of male prisoners and with particular consequences for minority ethnic, black and aboriginal women, who...
Published July 31st 2007 by Willan