Coverart for item
The Resource Prisons, Mary K. Hill, book editor

Prisons, Mary K. Hill, book editor

Label
Prisons
Title
Prisons
Statement of responsibility
Mary K. Hill, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Presents a selection of narrative essays that share the personal experiences of prisoners, their families, and those who serve as staff, guards, and volunteers at prisons
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
211369
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
365
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8491
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hill, Mary K
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Social issues firsthand
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners' families
  • Correctional personnel
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Prisons, Mary K. Hill, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Life in prison: Journal of a prisoner / David Lightner. Surviving rape in prison / Michael J. Carlson. A suicide in prison / Jens Soering. Inside Canada's Federal Prison for Women / Ann Hanson -- Prison guards, staff, and volunteers: The joys of teaching in jail / Lynn Olcott. Correction officers can make a difference / C. Shawn Sapriken. A day in the life of a prison guard in training / Ted Conover. The rewarding work of a prison activist / Jackie Katounas. Volunteering at a woman's prison / Lauren Rooker -- Prisoners' family members: Mother's Day in prison / Amanda Coyne. Coping with a father in prison / Ronnie O'Sullivan, as interviewed by Lucy Keenan. Reflections by a son of two inmates / Chesa Boudin
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9780737736052
Lccn
2006020091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Prisons, Mary K. Hill, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Life in prison: Journal of a prisoner / David Lightner. Surviving rape in prison / Michael J. Carlson. A suicide in prison / Jens Soering. Inside Canada's Federal Prison for Women / Ann Hanson -- Prison guards, staff, and volunteers: The joys of teaching in jail / Lynn Olcott. Correction officers can make a difference / C. Shawn Sapriken. A day in the life of a prison guard in training / Ted Conover. The rewarding work of a prison activist / Jackie Katounas. Volunteering at a woman's prison / Lauren Rooker -- Prisoners' family members: Mother's Day in prison / Amanda Coyne. Coping with a father in prison / Ronnie O'Sullivan, as interviewed by Lucy Keenan. Reflections by a son of two inmates / Chesa Boudin
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9780737736052
Lccn
2006020091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

    • Huntington Public LibraryBorrow it
      338 Main Street, Huntington, NY, 11743, US
      40.87052 -73.430023
    • Longwood Public LibraryBorrow it
      800 Middle Country Road, Middle Island, NY, 11953, US
      40.882178 -72.944065
    • Riverhead Free LibraryBorrow it
      330 Court Street, Riverhead, NY, 11901, US
      40.918477 -72.669224
Processing Feedback ...