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Title Impacts of incarceration on the African American family / edited by Othello Harris, R. Robin Miller.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.8808996 Im7 2003    ---  Available
Description viii, 225 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Various implications of the "race to incarcerate" on incarcerated African American men and their families / R. Robin Miller -- Incarcerated African American fathers : exploring changes in family relationships and the father identity / Brad Tripp -- Loss of the protective effects of marital and non-marital relationships of incarcerated African American men : implications for social work / Mary L. Balthazar and Lula King -- Relationship between inmate visitation and behavior : implications for African American families / Theresa A. Clark -- Financial cost of maintaining relationships with incarcerated African American men : results from a survey of women prison visitors / Olga Grinstead ... [et al.] -- Prison cage as home for African American men / Patricia E. O'Connor -- Criminal incarceration dividing the ties that bind : Black men and their families / Sandra Lee Browning, R. Robin Miller, and Lisa M. Spruance.
Behavioral problems in sons of incarcerated or otherwise absent fathers : the issue of separation / Stewart Gabel -- Effects of negative stereotypes on African American male and female relationships / Micah L. McCreary and Richard C. Wright -- African American fathers and sons : social, historical, and psychological considerations / Jay C. Wade -- Contribution of marriage to the life satisfaction of Black adults / Ann Creighton Zollar and J. Sherwood Williams.
Impact of incarceration on African American families : implications for practice / Anthony E. O. King -- Parents in prison : new directions for social services / Creasie Finney Hairston and Patricia W. Lockett -- Endangerment of African American men : an appeal for social work action / Paula Allen-Meares and Sondra Burman -- Crisis of the young African American male and the criminal justice system / Marc Mauer -- African American incarceration and policy initiatives : concluding remarks / R. Robin Miller.
Subject African American prisoners -- Family relationships.
African American families -- Effect of imprisonment on.
Prisoners' families -- Effect of imprisonment on.
Children of prisoners -- Effect of imprisonment on.
Social work with African Americans.
Family social work.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Added Author Harris, Othello.
Miller, R. Robin.
ISBN 0765809737 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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