New York : LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC, 2001.
xi, 251 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Criminal justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Formatted Contents Note
Literature review. Framework for present study. The father-child relationship. Incarcerated fathers Methods. Sampling. Phase I, survey. Phase II, interviews The family of origin. Profile of jailed fathers. Family of origin. Father-son relationship. Summary Jailed fathers in their current family. Characteristics of the current family. Number of children. Paternal behavior. Summary The jail experience of fathers. Face-to-face visits and other contact. Telephone and other contact. Impact of separation on fathers and their children. Summary Conclusions and implications. Research questions and associated findings. Linkages between findings and attachment theory. Policy and programmatic implications. Methodological implications. Implications for future research. Limitations. Conclusions.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-248) and index.