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After prison : navigating employment and reintegration

Author: Rose Ricciardelli; Adrienne M F Peters
Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2017. ©2017
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"After Prison opens with a former prisoner's story of reintegration employment experiences. Next, relying on a combination of research interviews, quantitative data, and literature, contributors present an international comparative review of Canada's evolving criminal record legislation; the promotive features of employment; the complex constraints and stigma former prisoners encounter as they seek employment; and  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: After prison.
Waterloo, Ontario : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2017
(OCoLC)988888108
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rose Ricciardelli; Adrienne M F Peters
ISBN: 1771123168 9781771123167
OCLC Number: 974466434
Description: vi, 280 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The employment re-entry enigma/dilemma. Work after prison: one man's transition / James Young [pseudomyn] ; Employment and desistance from crime / Kemi S. Anazodo, Christopher Chan, and Rose Ricciardelli ; Employment and criminal offenders with mental illness / Krystle Martin --
Criminal histories, employment prospects, and moving forward. Job search, suspended: changes to Canada's Pardon Program and the impact of finding employment / Samantha McAleese ; Vulnerabilities and barriers in post-release employment reintegration as indicated by parolees / Rose Ricciadelli and Taylor Mooney --
Employment reintegration programming: supportive strategies and related outcomes. Is criminal history at the time of employment predictive of job performance? : A comparison of disciplinary actions and terminations in a sample of production workers / Mark G. Harmon, Laura J. Hickman, Alexandra M. Arneson, and Ashley M. Hansen ; Transforming a critical evaluation of barriers encountered by an offender rehabilitation program for South Asian/Muslim offenders withing the new probation service model / Christine Victoria Hough ; Promoting employment opportunities through mentorship for gang-involved youth reintegrating into the community / Adrienne M.F. Peters ; Barriers to community reintegration: the benefits of client-centred case management and pre-employment skills training / Ashley Brown --
The employment reintegration of unique populations. "Between a rock and a hard place": how being a "convict" hinders finding work in the neo-liberal, late-capitalist economy / Dale C. Spencer ; Does the "wrongful" part of wrongful conviction make a difference in the job market? / Kimberley A. Clow ; Conclusion. Employment reintegration / Rose Ricciardelli and Adrienne M.F. Peters.
Responsibility: Rose Ricciardelli and Adrienne M.F. Peters, editors.

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Offers suggestions for criminal record policy amendments and new reintegration practices. Contributors concentrate on strategies that will reduce the stigma of having been in prison; foster  Read more...

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After Prison is a frank assessment of hard realities....[an] appeal to a society that still believes in second chances. -- Holly Doan -- Blacklock's Reporter, 20180326

 
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