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Conclusion

  • Bree Carlton
  • Emma K. Russell
Chapter

Abstract

In our concluding chapter, we reflect on the politics of history-making and the erasure of both carceral and activist histories in the present. As we outline the contemporary context of gendered prison reform and expansion, we bring our analysis full circle, commenting on the broader legacies of anti-carceral feminist contributions for abolitionist movement building and future campaigns dedicated to dismantling carceral systems of violence and injustice.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Criminology, School of Humanities and Social SciencesDeakin UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Crime, Justice and Legal Studies, School of Humanities and Social SciencesLa Trobe UniversityMelbourneAustralia

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