City: Chico, California - 95928
Country: United States
Gwenola Ricordeau, PhD is an assistant professor at the California State University, Chico (United States). She received her Ph.D. in Social sciences at the University of Paris-IV Sorbonne and she has been an associate professor of sociology at University of Lille-I (France). She has devoted most of her research to family relationships, gender identities and sexuality in prison.
Prisons And Gender
Sexuality In Prison
Relatives Of Prisoners
Visits In Prison
Between August 21 and September 9, 2018, American prisoners were called to strike by several of their organizations. It is not the first time that such a mobilization takes place. A socio-historical approach allows to put it into perspective, and illustrates the contradictions between the prison system and collective action.
This article introduces a journal issue on "Sexuality in Prisons and penal institutions".