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Gender-Responsive Strategies Research, Practice, and Guiding Principles for Women Offenders

  title={Gender-Responsive Strategies Research, Practice, and Guiding Principles for Women Offenders},
  author={Barbara E. Bloom and Barbara Buckley Owen and Stephanie S. Covington},
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