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Women In Prison
Inside the Concrete Womb
Kathryn Watterson; Meda Chesney-Lind, fwd.




Northeastern
1996 • 402 pp. 41 illus. 6 x 9"
Criminology / Sociology / Religion

$29.95 Paperback, 978-1-55553-238-3

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This compelling book, which has been thoroughly revised and updated, draws on candid interviews with over 400 women inmates and prison officials to shed a shocking light on our penal system as it affects women.



KATHRYN WATTERSON, an award-winning author and journalist, teaches writing at Princeton University. Among her several books is Women in Prison: Inside the Concrete Womb, also published by Northeastern University Press. Her short stories, essays, and articles have been published in a variety of national journals, magazines, and newspapers, including the Philadelphia Inquirer and New York Times.



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