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Author Enos, Sandra, 1949-

Title Mothering from the inside : parenting in a women's prison / Sandra Enos.

Published Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  362.7 ENOS    AVAILABLE
Physical description viii, 176 pages ; 23 cm.
Series SUNY series in women, crime and criminology.
SUNY series in women, crime, and criminology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-172) and index.
Contents 1. Mothers in Prison: The Impact of Race and Ethnicity 1 -- 2. Challenge of Mothering on the Inside 21 -- 3. Arranging Care and Managing Caretakers 43 -- 4. Demonstrating Fitness and Negotiating Ownership of Children 75 -- 5. Constructing and Managing Motherhood, Drugs, and Crime 101 -- Afterword: "You Know What I'm Sayin'?" 145.
Subject Women prisoners -- United States.
Absentee mothers -- United States.
Children of women prisoners -- United States.
Prisoners' families -- United States.
ISBN 0791448495 (alk. paper)
0791448509 (paperback: alk. paper)