Having interviewed 56 women serving time in prisons in NSW, Queenland and Victoria, the author highlights specific issues for overseas-born women in prison. These include isolation, communication, dietary problems. Easteal also provides a picture of life in women’s prisons – the culture – and how the overseas-born women fit within that sub-culture.
|Place of Publication||Canberra|
|Publisher||Australian Govt. Pub. Service|
|Commissioning body||Bureau of Immigration Research|
|Number of pages||126|
|Publication status||Published - 1992|