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Now we have nothing

Kailash Bhana

Now we have nothing

exploring the impact of maternal imprisonment on children whose mothers killed an abusive partner

by Kailash Bhana

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Published by Centre for the Study of Violence & Reconciliation in [Johannesburg] .
Written in English

  • South Africa.,
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Children of prisoners -- South Africa.,
    • Children of prisoners -- Services for -- South Africa.,
    • Women prisoners -- South Africa -- Family relationships.,
    • Family violence -- South Africa.,
    • Victims of family violence -- South Africa.

    • About the Edition

      This study shows that long-term imprisonment for a mother who has killed her abusive partner is not in her children"s best interests. The study draws on the life experiences of 16 children whose mothers are serving long prison sentences at Johannesburg Central Prison for killing their partners.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesExploring the impact of maternal imprisonment on children whose mothers killed an abusive partner
      StatementKailash Bhana, Tessa Hochfeld.
      ContributionsHochfeld, Tessa.
      LC ClassificationsHV8886.S6 B53 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination43 p. ;
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3776125M
      LC Control Number2003538507

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