Survey of federally sentenced Aboriginal women in the community

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Fran Sugar
Lana Fox
Publisher: 
Correctional Services of Canada
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarizes interviews with federally sentenced Aboriginal women all of whom have served federal time in prison. Interviewees reflect on issues of brutality, violence, racism, and oppression. Reveals that the majority of these women have been subjected to childhood violence, sexual assault, or rape.