Experiences of Male Partners of Women Prisoners

  • Tomer EinatEmail author
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Prisons and Penology book series (PSIPP)


One of the most significant “pains of imprisonment” for women prisoners is the separation from their husbands (Severance in The Prison Journal 85(3):343–367, 2005). This disconcerting and frustrating deprivation often negatively affects women’s ability to function as wives while in prison and after release (Dodge and Pogrebin in The Prison Journal 81(1):42–54, 2001).


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  1. 1.Department of CriminologyBar Ilan UniversityRamat GanIsrael

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