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Alienation, fear, and powerlessness: One transgender individual’s experience of incarceration

24 July 2015


In this case study, I examined one transgender individual’s psychological experience of incarceration. I interviewed a Black male-to-female transgender participant about her experience in juvenile detention and jail settings. I identified themes of alienation, fear, and powerlessness.


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