The Resource After prison : navigating employment and reintegration, Rose Ricciardelli and Adrienne M.F. Peters, editors, (ebook)

After prison : navigating employment and reintegration, Rose Ricciardelli and Adrienne M.F. Peters, editors, (ebook)

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After prison : navigating employment and reintegration
Title
After prison
Title remainder
navigating employment and reintegration
Statement of responsibility
Rose Ricciardelli and Adrienne M.F. Peters, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Employment for former prisoners is a critical pathway toward reintegration into society and is central to the processes of desistance from crime. Nevertheless, the economic climate in Western countries has aggravated the ability of former prisoners and people with criminal records to find gainful employment. After Prison opens with a former prisoner's story of reintegration employment experiences. Next, relying on a combination of research interviews, quantitative data, and literature, contributors present an international comparative review of Canada's evolving criminal record legislation; the promotive features of employment; the complex constraints and stigma former prisoners encounter as they seek employment; and the individual and societal benefits of assisting former prisoners attain "gainful" employment. A main theme throughout is the interrelationship between employment and other central conditions necessary for safety and sustenance. This book offers suggestions for criminal record policy amendments and new reintegration practices that would assist individuals in the search for employment. Using the evidence and research findings of practitioners and scholars in social work, criminology and law, psychology, and other related fields, the contributors concentrate on strategies that will reduce the stigma of having been in prison; foster supportive relationships between social and legal agencies and prisons and parole systems; and encourage individually tailored resources and training following release of individuals
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
331.5/10971
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Ex-convicts
  • Criminals
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
After prison : navigating employment and reintegration, Rose Ricciardelli and Adrienne M.F. Peters, editors, (ebook)
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multicolored
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text
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781771123181
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
Publisher number
MWT12147211
Specific material designation
remote
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12147211
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MWT12147211
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
After prison : navigating employment and reintegration, Rose Ricciardelli and Adrienne M.F. Peters, editors, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781771123181
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12147211
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12147211
System control number
MWT12147211
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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