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Author Van Wormer, Katherine S

Title Working with female offenders : a gender-sensitive approach / Katherine van Wormer

Publ Info Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  HV8738 .V38 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HV8738 .V38 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 298 pages ; 24 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-289) and index
Contents A gendered approach -- Traditional and gender-sensitive treatment for delinquent girls -- The nature of women's crime -- Women in prison -- Gender-sensitive programming within institutional settings -- Counseling the female offender -- Teaching life skills and promoting healing -- Epilogue
LC subject Women prisoners -- United States
Women prisoners -- Counseling of -- United States
Female offenders -- United States
ISBN 9780470581537 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0470581530