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Women in Jail: Classification Issues

Accession Number: 013768
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Document

The authors examine issues related to classification of female jail inmates by profiling the female inmate population and discussing problems associated with using a single classification system for both male and female inmates or a gender-neutral system. This document also provides guidelines for designing a classification system specifically for women.

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Publication Year: 
1997
Length: 
23 p.
Sponsor(s): 
National Institute of Corrections (NIC) (Washington, DC)