Mothers in Jail: At What price Justice.

Date

2015-06

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Publisher

Inside Time Prison Newspaper

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Article

Peer reviewed

No

Abstract

This article explores the 'cost' of sending mothers to prison emotionally socially, psychologically and economically. ..The article explores the apparent justification of custody over community based alternatives - particularly at the lower end of the offending spectrum.

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Keywords

mothers, prison, economic cost, sentencing, custody

Citation

Baldwin, L. (2015) Mothers in Jail; At What price Justice. In Inside Time, June 192, 29

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Research Institute

Institute for Research in Criminology, Community, Education and Social Justice