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Spring 5-11-2016

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Keith Farrington


A study of female correctional officers and staff entering into non-traditional occupations and positions at the Washington State Penitentiary.

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Washington State Penitentiary -- History -- 20th century, Prisons -- Officials and employees -- Job stress, Women correctional personnel -- Employment -- Social aspects -- United States, Walla Walla (Wash.), Prisons -- Washington (State), Sex discrimination against women -- United States -- History -- 20th century, Sex discrimination in employment -- Untied States -- History -- 20th century, Whitman College -- Dissertation collection 2016 -- Sociology Department

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Whitman Community Accessible Thesis

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