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ACOCA, LESLIE. "Defusing the Time Bomb: Understanding and Meeting the Growing Health Care Needs of Incarcerated Women in America." Crime and Delinquency 44, no. 1 (1998): 49–70.

American Correctional Association. The Female Offender: What Does the Future Hold? Washington, D.C.: St. Mary's Press, 1990.

BELKNAP, JOANNE. The Invisible Woman: Gender, Crime, and Justice. Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth Press, 1996.

BLOOM, BARBARA. "Triple Jeopardy: Race, Class, and Gender as Factors in Women's Imprisonment." Ph.D. diss. University of California–Riverside, 1996.

BLOOM, BARBARA, and CHESNEY-LIND, MEDA. "Women in Prison: Vengeful Equity." In It's a Crime: Women and Criminal Justice. Edited by R. Muraskin. New York: Prentice Hall, 2000. Pages 183–204.

BLOOM, BARBARA, and COVINGTON, STEPHANIE. "Gender-specific Programming for Female Offenders: What Is It and Why Is It Important?" Paper Presented to the American Society of Criminology. Washington, D.C., 1998.

BLOOM, BARBARA; CHESNEY-LIND, MEDA; and OWEN, BARBARA. Women in California Prisons: Hidden Victims of the War on Drugs. San Francisco, Calif.: Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice, 1994.

BLOOM, BARBARA, and STEINHART, DAVID. Why Punish the Children? A Reappraisal of the Children of Incarcerated Mothers in America. San Francisco: National Council on Crime and Delinquency, 1993.

Bureau of Justice Statistics. "Prisoners in 1989." Washington, D.C.: Department of Justice, 1990.

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——. Women in Prison. Washington, D.C.: Department of Justice, 1994.

——. "Correctional Populations in the United States, 1986." Washington, D.C.: Department of Justice, 1999.

——. "Prisoners in 1998." Washington, D.C.: Department of Justice, 1999b.

CHESNEY-LIND, MEDA. The Female Offender: Girls, Women, and Crime. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 1997.

DOBASH, RUSSELL; DOBASH, REBECCA; and GUTTERIDGE, SUE. The Imprisonment of Women. New York: Basil Blackwell, 1986.

FAILY, A., and ROUNDTREE, G. "A Study of Aggression and Rule Violations in a Female Prison Population." Journal of Offender Counseling, Service and Rehabilitation 4, no. 1 (1979): 81–87.

FREEDMAN, ESTELLE. Their Sister's Keepers: Women's Prison Reform in America, 1830–1930. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Press, 1981.

GIALLOMBARDO, ROSE. Society of Women: A Study of a Women's Prison. New York: John Wiley, 1966.

HEFFERNAN, ESTHER. Making It in Prison: The Square, the Cool, and the Life. New York: John Wiley, 1972.

HIRST, J. B. Convict Society and Its Enemies. Sydney, Australia: George Allen and Unwin, 1983.

Human Rights Watch. All Too Familiar: Sexual Abuse of Women in U.S. Prisons. New York: Human Rights Watch, 1996.

IMMARIGEON, RUSS, and CHESNEY-LIND, MEDA. Women's Prisons: Overcrowded and Overused. San Francisco: National Council on Crime and Delinquency, 1992.

JOHNSON, ROBERT. "Race, Gender, and the American Prison." In Prisons: Today and Tomorrow. Edited by Joycelyn Pollock. Gaithersburg, Md.: Aspen Press, 1997. Pages 26–51.

KLIEN, SUE. "A Profile of Female Offenders in State and Federal Prisons." In Female Offenders: Meeting the Needs of a Neglected Population. Baltimore, Md.: United Book Press, 1993.

KURSHAN, NANCY. "Women and Imprisonment in the U.S." In Cages of Steel. Edited by W. Churchill and J. J. Vander Wall. Washington, D.C.: Maisonneuve Press, 1992.

MANN, CORA MAE. "Women of Color in the Criminal Justice System." In The Criminal Justice System and Women. Edited by B. Price and N. Skoloff. New York: McGraw Hill, 1995. Pages 118–135.

MCCLELLAN, DOROTHY. "Disparity in the Discipline of Male and Female Inmates in Texas Prisons." Women and Criminal Justice 5, no. 2 (1994), 71–97.

MCQUIADE, S., and EHRENREICH, J.H. "Women in Prison: Approaches to Studying the Lives of a Forgotten Population." Affilia: Journal of Women and Social Work 13, no. 2 (1998): 233–247.

MORASH, MERRY; HAARR, ROBIN; and RUCKER, LILA. "A Comparison of Programming for Women and Men and U.S. Prisons in the 1980s." Crime and Delinquency 40, no. 2 (1994): 197–221.

National Center on Addition and Substance Abuse. Behind Bars: Substance Abuse and America's Prison Population. New York: Columbia University, 1998.

OWEN, BARBARA. In the Mix: Struggle and Survival in a Women's Prison. Albany, N.Y.: SUNY Press, 1998.

OWEN, BARBARA, and BLOOM, BARBARA. "Profiling Women Prisoners: Findings from National Survey and a California Sample." The Prison Journal 75, no. 2 (1995): 165–185.

POLLOCK-BYRNE, JOY. Women, Prison, and Crime. Pacific Grove, Calif.: Brooks/Cole, 1990.

POLLOCK, JOY. Counseling Women in Prison. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 1998.

RAFTER, NICOLE. Partial Justice: Women in State Prisons 1800–1935. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1985.

STEFFENSMEIR, DARRELL, and ALLAN, EMILIE. "The Nature of Female Offending: Patterns and Explanations." In Female Offenders: Critical Perspectives and Interventions. Edited by R. Zupan. Gaithersburg, Md.: Aspen Publishing, 1998. Pages 5–30.

TEPLIN, LINDA; ABRAHAM, KAREN; and MCCLEL-LAND, GARY. "Prevalence of Psychiatric Disorders among Incarcerated Women." Archives of General Psychiatry 53 (1996): 505–512.

WARD, DAVID, and KASSEBAUM, GENE. Women's Prison: Sex and Social Structure. Chicago: Aldine-Atherton, 1965.

WELLISCH, JEAN; ANGLIN, M. DOUGLAS; and PRENDERGAST, MICHAEL. "Treatment Strategies for Drug-Abusing Women Offenders." In Drug Treatment and the Criminal Justice System. Edited by J. Inciardi. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 1994. Pages 5–25.

WATTERSON, KATHRYN. Women in Prison: Inside the Concrete Womb. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1996.

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