skip to content
The imprisonment of African American women : causes, conditions, and future implications Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The imprisonment of African American women : causes, conditions, and future implications

Author: Catherine Fisher Collins
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [2004?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The plight of imprisoned African American women is detailed in this study. It is apparent that the US prison systems are ill-equipped to meet the basic needs of the ever-growing female population,  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Fisher Collins
ISBN: 0786421592 9780786421596
OCLC Number: 61435654
Description: xiv, 152 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: History of the U.S. penal system --
Criminology and the African American female --
Correctional data and survey findings --
Crimes committed by African American females --
The children of female African American prisoners --
Prison health --
Alternatives to incarceration --
The Crime Bill : its intent and impact on the African American female --
A day in a U.S. court : the endless parade of African Americans --
International corrections and women of color --
Conclusions and recommendations
Responsibility: by Catherine Fisher Collins.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61435654> # The imprisonment of African American women : causes, conditions, and future implications
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "61435654" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14578317#Place/jefferson_n_c> ; # Jefferson, N.C.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009114735> ; # Alternatives to imprisonment--United States
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/364.37408996073/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14578317#Topic/prisons_government_policy_united_states> ; # Prisons--Government policy--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1077363> ; # Prisons--Government policy
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799317> ; # African American prisoners
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178398> ; # Women prisoners
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/806191> ; # Alternatives to imprisonment
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010118879> ; # Women prisoners--United States
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14578317#Person/collins_catherine_fisher> ; # Catherine Fisher Collins
   schema:datePublished "2004" ;
   schema:description "History of the U.S. penal system -- Criminology and the African American female -- Correctional data and survey findings -- Crimes committed by African American females -- The children of female African American prisoners -- Prison health -- Alternatives to incarceration -- The Crime Bill : its intent and impact on the African American female -- A day in a U.S. court : the endless parade of African Americans -- International corrections and women of color -- Conclusions and recommendations"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/14578317> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The imprisonment of African American women : causes, conditions, and future implications"@en ;
   schema:productID "61435654" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61435654#PublicationEvent/jefferson_n_c_mcfarland_2004> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14578317#Agent/mcfarland> ; # McFarland
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786421596> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61435654> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14578317#Person/collins_catherine_fisher> # Catherine Fisher Collins
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Collins" ;
   schema:givenName "Catherine Fisher" ;
   schema:name "Catherine Fisher Collins" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14578317#Place/jefferson_n_c> # Jefferson, N.C.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Jefferson, N.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/14578317#Topic/prisons_government_policy_united_states> # Prisons--Government policy--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85106996> ;
   schema:name "Prisons--Government policy--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009114735> # Alternatives to imprisonment--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Alternatives to imprisonment--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010118879> # Women prisoners--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women prisoners--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1077363> # Prisons--Government policy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Prisons--Government policy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178398> # Women prisoners
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women prisoners"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799317> # African American prisoners
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American prisoners"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/806191> # Alternatives to imprisonment
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Alternatives to imprisonment"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786421596>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0786421592" ;
   schema:isbn "9780786421596" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61435654>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61435654> ; # The imprisonment of African American women : causes, conditions, and future implications
   schema:dateModified "2017-09-01" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.