Women in Jail: Classification Issues
The authors examine issues related to classification of female jail inmates by profiling the female inmate population and discussing problems assoc
Sentencing Women Offenders: A Training Curriculum for Judges [Lesson Plans]
Intervention effectiveness can be improved by understanding how women respond to sanctions.
Female Offenders in the Community [Videoconference Held July 18, 2001]
This video examines the needs, strengths, weaknesses, and risks associated with female offenders. Topics discussed include:
Classification of Women Offenders: A National Assessment of Current Practices
Findings from a telephone assessment of state and federal practices for classifying women offenders are presented.
Gender-Responsive Strategies: Research, Practice, and Guiding Principles for Women Offenders
Guidance for those individuals "seeking to more effectively respond to the behavior and circumstances of the female offender" is offered (p. iv).
Effective Management of Female Inmates: Applying the Research on Gender Responsive Correctional Strategies to Local Jails
Research, practice, and guiding principles related to gender-responsive strategies and utilized in jail settings are exchanged.
Developing Gender-Specific Classification Systems for Women Offenders
A report which highlights the results of two cooperative agreements from the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) addressing the critical need f
The Gender-Responsive Strategies Project: Jail Applications
Current research about women offenders and strategies for evaluating current operating procedures related to women offenders are covered.
A Summary of Research, Practice, and Guiding Principles for Women Offenders. The Gender-Responsive Strategies Project: Approach and Findings
Reviews information on gender-specific policies, programs, and services in corrections.
Supervision of Women Defendants and Offenders in the Community
The use of gender-responsive strategies with women involved in the community corrections system is explained.
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