Correctional Service Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada

Common menu bar links

Women Offender Programs and Issues

Warning This Web page has been archived on the Web.

Long-Term Federally Sentenced Women: Literature Review


Axon, Lee, Models of Exemplary Programs for Female Inmates, Volume I: Report Solicitor General of Canada, 1989.

Brown, Glen, "Judicial Review: How Does it Work and How Does It Affect Federal Correction?", Forum on Corrections Research, Vol. 4, No. 2, 1992.

Ellis, Louise , "Implementing the Federally Sentenced Women Task Force Report" Let's Talk, Correctional Service Canada: February/March 1994.

Flanagan, Timothy J., "Long-Term Incarceration: Issues of Science, Policy and Correctional Practice", Forum on Corrections Research, Vol. 4, No. 2, June 1992.

Genders, Elaine and Elaine Player, "Women Lifers: Assessing the Experience", The Prison Journal, Vol. LXXX, No. 1, 1990.

Hattem, Tina, "The Realities of Life Imprisonment for Women Convicted of Murder", Forum on Corrections Research, January 1994, Volume 6, Number 1.

Hattem, Tina, Living Under a Life Sentence: The Roots of Control as Perceived by Women Serving Life Sentences and Their Resistance, Unpublished, 1994.

Jose, Maria Christina, Women Doing Life Sentences: A Phenomenological Study, 1985.

Kendall, Kathleen, Literature Review of Therapeutic Services for Women in Prison: Companion Volume 1 to Program Evaluation, August 1993, Supply and Services Canada.

Kendall, Kathleen, Program Evaluation of Therapeutic Services for Women in Prison. August 1993, Supply and Services Canada.

Mitchell, Barry, "The Management of Life Sentence Prisoners in England and Wales", The Prison Journal, Vol. LXXX, No. 1, 1990.

Poporino, Frank J., "Difference in Response to Long-term Imprisonment: Implications for the Management of Long-term Offenders", The Prison Journal, Vol. LXXX, No. 1, 1990.

Sabath, Michael J. and Ernest L. Cowles, "Using Multiple Perspectives to Develop Strategies for Managing Long-term Inmates" The Prison Journal, Vol. LXXX, No. 1, 1990.

Shaw, Margaret, The Federal Female Offender: Report on a Preliminary Study, Supply and Services Canada, 1991.

Shaw, Margaret et al., Paying the Price: Federally Sentenced Women in Context, No. 1992-13, Supply and Services Canada.

Shaw, Margaret et al., The Release Study: Survey of Federally Sentenced Women in the Community, No. 1991-5, Supply and Services Canada.

Solicitor General Canada, Basic Facts about...Corrections in Canada, 1993 Edition Correctional Service of Canada. 1993.

Task Force On Federally Sentenced Women, Creating Choices: Report of the Task Force on Federally Sentenced Women, April, 1990.

Task Force Report on Long-Term Sentences, (The Perron Report), April, 1991, Correctional Service of Canada.

Unger, Cindie A. and Robert A. Buchanan, Managing Long-term Inmates: A Guide for the Correctional Inmates, Fall, 1985, US. Department of Justice.

Walford, Bonny, Lifers: The Stories of Eleven Women Serving Life Sentences for Murder, Montreal: Eden Press, 1987.