SUNY series in Women, Crime, and Criminology

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Razor Wire Women

Collection of essays and art by scholars, artists and activists both in and out of prison that reveal the many dimensions of women’s incarcerated experiences.

Fighting for Girls

Cutting edge research into trends and social contexts of girls' violence.

Sisters Outside

Shows how radical women advocate for women in prison while acknowledging the racial and class division between them.

Girls' Violence

A critical look at the perceived increase in girls' violence from a range of disciplinary and geographical perspectives.

Convicted Survivors

Explores the experiences of women imprisoned for killing their male abusers and their treatment by the criminal justice system.

Making It in the Free World

Explores how women inmates make the transition from prison back into society.

Mothering from the Inside

Explores how women in prison manage to mother their children from behind bars.

Abby Hopper Gibbons

The first contemporary biography of Abby Hopper Gibbons, a nineteenth-century American social activist. Involved in a broad range of reform activities, she is particularly known for her pioneering efforts to improve the treatment of women prisoners.

In the Mix

Describes life inside the world's largest women's prison, from the point of view of the women themselves.