The Resource Speak out speak strong : researching the needs of Aboriginal women in custody, Rowena Lawrie

Speak out speak strong : researching the needs of Aboriginal women in custody, Rowena Lawrie

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Speak out speak strong : researching the needs of Aboriginal women in custody
Title
Speak out speak strong
Title remainder
researching the needs of Aboriginal women in custody
Statement of responsibility
Rowena Lawrie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Study aimed to identify the causes of imprisonment for Aboriginal women and their experiences in the criminal justice system and to identify their needs in prison; the study found a clear link between child sexual assault, drug addiction and the patterns of offending behaviour which led to imprisonment; sets out recommended actions arising from the findings of the study - these cover alternatives to prison; programs in prison; experience in court; pre and post release actions; health; juveniles; crime prevention;
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Lawrie, Rowena
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Aboriginal Justice Advisory Council (N.S.W.)
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  • Prisoners, Aboriginal Australian
  • Women prisoners
  • Women, Aboriginal Australian
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
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Speak out speak strong : researching the needs of Aboriginal women in custody, Rowena Lawrie
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Publication
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
93 leaves

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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