The U.S. has the highest incarceration rate in the world, with more than 2 million people currently behind bars. How this affects their families is the subject of a new UC Irvine study, which found significant health and behavioral problems in children of incarcerated parents. The most striking finding is that in some cases parental incarceration can be more detrimental to a child’s well-being than divorce or the death of a parent.
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Married, two-parent households not always best for children, UCI researcher concludes.
Southern California Public Radio, Feb. 19, 2016 Coachella Valley trailer park with sewage problem to…
UCI-edited journal issue dedicated to assessment of California’s ‘realignment’ policy
UCI law professor’s work in dispute resolution is rewarded with an honorary doctorate from Belgian university
Carrie Menkel-Meadow is renowned for work in international conflict management
Scientific American, Oct. 20, 2015 Did humans evolve to see things as they really are?…
OC Weekly, Sept. 22, 2015 UCI law school summit addresses problems of “Women and Mass…
Book co-authored by social ecology dean sheds light on the inmate grievance process in California