Words From Prison - Bibliography

June 12, 2006

After Prison: Roadblocks to Reentry: A Report on State Legal Barriers Facing People with Criminal Records. Legal Action Center. 2004.

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Allard, Patricia. Life Sentences: Denying Welfare Benefits to Women Convicted of Drug Offenses. Washington, D.C.: The Sentencing Project.

American Correctional Association. 1990.

Bass, Allison. Women far less likely to kill than men; no one sure why. The Boston Globe, February 24, 1992, p. 27.

Beck, Allen J. & Harrison, Paige M. Prisoners in 2000. Washington, D.C.: Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice. August 2001.

Bureau of Justice Statistics. Criminal Offender Statistics. 1996. Available at: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/crimoff.htm#women.

Bureau of Justice Statistics. Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2004. Available at: http://www.ncjrs.gov/spotlight/wgcjs/facts.html.

Bureau of Justice Statistics. Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics Online (30th ed.). 2002.

Caught in the Net: The Impact of Drug Policies on Women and Families. ACLU, Brennan Center & Break the Chains. April 2005.

Cornelius, Allison A. Civil Forfeiture 21 U.S.C. § 888(A)(7): The Problem of the Innocent Owner Spouse. Villanova Law Review, Vol. 39. 1994.

Domestic Violence and Native Americans. American Indian Health Council. Available at: http://aihc1998.tripod.com/violence.html.

Durose, Matthew R., Harlow, Caroline W. & Patrick A. Langan, et al., U.S. Department of Justice. NCJ 207846. Family Violence Statistics. 2005.

Edin, Katheryn & Harris, Kathleen Mullan. Getting Off Welfare and Staying Off: Racial Differences in the Work Route Off Welfare, in Latinas and African American Women at Work (Irene Browne, ed.). New York: Russell Sage Foundation. 1999.

Ensler, Eve. Necessary Targets: A Story of Women and War. Villard. 2001.

Ensler, Eve. The Vagina Monologues. Villard. 2000.

Ensler, Eve. Vagina Warriors. New York: Bulfinch Press. 2005.

Fact Sheet. Women in Prison Project of the Correctional Association of New York. March 2006.

Gilfus, Mary. Women's Experiences of Abuse as a Risk Factor for Incarceration. VAWnet Applied Research Forum. December 2002.

Greenfield, Lawrence A. & Snell, Tracy L. Women Offenders. Washington, D.C.: Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice. December 1999.

Hard Hit: The Growth in the Imprisonment of Women. Women's Prison Association. 2004.

Johnson, Elizabeth & Waldfogel, Jane. Where Children Live When Parents are Incarcerated. JCPR Policy Briefs. Vol. 5, No. 4. 2003.

Mauer, Marc, Potler, Cathy & Wolf, Richard. Gender and Justice: Women, Drugs, and Sentencing Policy. The Sentencing Project. November 1997.

Mumola, Christopher J, Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice. Incarcerated Parents and Their Children. August 2000.

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. 1989.

Prison Activist Resource Center. Women in Prison. Available at: http://prisonactivist.org/women/women-in-prison.html.

Ross, Luana. Inventing the Savage: The Social Construction of Native American Criminality. Austin: University of Texas Press. 1998.

Schweber, Claudia & Feinman, Clarice, eds. Criminal Justice Politics and Women: The Aftermath of Legally Mandated Change. New York: The Haworth Press, Inc. 1988.

Silverman, Sue William. Because I Remember Terror, Father, I Remember You. University of Georgia Press. 1999.

Snell, Tracy L, Bureau of Justice Statistics. Women in Prison, Survey of State Prison Inmates, 1991. March 1994.

Tjaden, Patricia & Thoennes, Nancy. U.S. Department of Justice. NCJ 181867. Extent, Nature and Consequences of Intimate Partner Violence: Findings from the National Violence Against Women Study. 2000.

Weiss, Elaine, ed. Surviving Domestic Violence: Voices of Women Who Broke Free. Agreka Books. 2000.

Weldon, Michele. I Closed My Eyes: Revelations of a Battered Woman. Hazelden. 1999.

When Free Means Losing Your Mother. Women in Prison Project of the Correctional Association of New York. 2006.

Women, Crime and the Criminal Justice System. Women's Studies Quarterly. Vol. XXXII, Nos. 3 & 4. Fall/Winter 2004.

Women in Prison. Amnesty International. Available at: http://www.amnestyusa.org/women/womeninprison.html.

Women in Prison Fact Sheet. Women in Prison Project of the Correctional Association of New York. March 2002.

Women's Rights. Amnesty International USA. Available at: http://www.amnestyusa.org/women/violence.

van Wormer, Katherine Stuart & Bartollas, Clemens. Women and the Criminal Justice System. Allyn & Bacon. 2000.

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