ISBN-10:
079143608X
ISBN-13:
2900791436089
Pub. Date:
01/15/1998
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
In the Mix: Struggle and Survival in a Women's Prison / Edition 1

In the Mix: Struggle and Survival in a Women's Prison / Edition 1

by Barbara Owen

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900791436089
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 01/15/1998
Series: SUNY series in Women, Crime, and Criminology Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Barbara Owen is Professor of Criminology at California State University-Fresno. She is the author of The Reproduction of Social Control: A Study of Prison Workers at San Quentin.

Table of Contents

An Introductory Note

Acknowledgments

1. In the Mix: Struggle and Survival in a Women's Prison

2. A Quasi-Ethnography of Women in Prison: An Overview of Methods

3. Pathways to Imprisonment: Women's Lives before Incarceration

4. Time and Place

5. Relationships Inside and Out

6. The Mix: The Culture of Imprisoned Women

Notes

Bibliography

Subject Index Author Index

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