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This book explores the difficulties facing ex-offenders as they try to enter and remain in the U.S. labor market.
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UNEMPLOYMENT, DISABILITY, and INCOME SUPPORT PROGRAMS; Poverty and income support; Low wage labor markets; WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT; Public training programs; Prisoner reentry
Raphael, Steven. 2014. The New Scarlet Letter? Negotiating the U.S. Labor Market with a Criminal Record. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. https://doi.org/10.17848/9780880994811
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1. Mass Incarceration and Employment
2. Why Are So Many Americans in Prison?
3. A Portrait of Future, Current, and Former Prison Inmates
4. Employers' Perceptions of Former Inmates
5. Employment-Based Prisoner Reentry Programs: Do We Know What Works?
6. Policies for Moving Forward