Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women

by Victoria Law

Other authorsLaura Whitehorn (Introduction)
Paperback, 2012

Status

Checked out

Publication

PM Press (2012), Edition: 2, 288 pages

Description

An expose determind to challenge and change oversights currently prevalent in the incarceration of women. It examines daily struggles against appalling prison conditions and injustices.

User reviews

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Amazingly researched and accessibly written, Vikki's book is a testament to her dedication to exposing the issues that affect women in prison, and how women's resistance in prison is largely ignored (as compared to male prisoners). The suggested reading list is a gem, and her footnotes are an great read in themselves. I think a read will strengthen anyone's resolve to abolish the prison industrial complex! Highly recommended!… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2012

Physical description

288 p.; 6.5 inches

ISBN

1604865830 / 9781604865837

Local notes

prison
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