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Families Shamed


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Introduction 1. Discovering the offence 2. Life after discovery 3. Secondary stigma, shame and blame 4. Making sense of the offence 5. Relatives' own accounts 6. Self-help for families of serious offenders. Conclusion Appendix 1: Notes on methodology Appendix 2: Interviewee characteristics

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Rachel Condry is a Lecturer in Criminology, and a Fellow of St Hilda's College, Oxford University. Her research interests include: family violence; the families of offenders and victims; the family in youth justice; secondary victimization; narrative accounts and neutralizations; vicarious shame and stigma; the state regulation of parenting and family life.


'This is a pioneering study of the families of serious offenders;it explores the shame and stigma they experience in a careful and thoughtful way. Extremely well-written, it should be read by everybody with an interest in crime and punishment.' ae' Professor Frances Heidensohn, London School of Economics, UK

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