A handy source for basic statistics on prisoners, penal trends, and programs and services in America's prisons. * Listings of professional organizations and print and nprint resources
Nicole Hahn Rafter is a professional writer and chair of the Division on Women and Crime of the American Society of Criminology. She is also chair of the Crime, Law, and Deviance section of the American Sociological Association. Debra L. Stanley is assistant professor at Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT.