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Life Beyond Bars: Children with an Incarcerated Parent.

Publication Year: 
2014
Personal Author: 
Damron, Neil.
Corporate Author: 
University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Institute for Research on Poverty and Morgridge Center for Public Service.
Fact Sheet
Page Count: 
3

While incarceration penalizes lawbreakers, it also has unintended punishing effects on the children left behind, often causing stress and family instability that may contribute to challenges to children's well-being immediately and over the course of their lives. (Author abstract)

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