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Beyond bars : rejoining society after prison

Jeffrey Ian Ross Stephen C Richards

c2009

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (HV 9304 .R67 2009 )()

  • Title:
    Beyond bars : rejoining society after prison
  • Author: Jeffrey Ian Ross
  • Stephen C Richards
  • Description: Preparing for release from prison -- Free at last? -- Probation and parole -- Halfway houses and work release centers -- Give me shelter -- Dealing with your parole officer -- Finding work -- Going back to school -- Family, love, and sex -- The devil you know: avoiding alcohol, drugs, weapons, and violence -- The holy trinity: money, debt, and business -- Special problems for Jill Convict -- Epilogue: freedom as a felon in the United States.
    A guide to assist ex-convicts in making a successful return to society discusses how to begin preparing while still in prison, finding a job, and avoiding drugs and illicit activities that could result in a return to prison.
  • Local Note: acq2011crj
  • Publication Date: c2009
  • Publisher: New York : Alpha
  • Format: xvi, 224 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781592578511;ISBN 1592578519
  • Subjects: Prisoners -- United States -- Life skills guides; Prison administration -- United States; Prisoners -- United States -- Social conditions
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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