Home WakeSpace Scholarship › Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The Social Function of Redemption Narratives for Former Offenders

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Item Files

Item Details

abstract
Former offenders face social stigma that creates significant barriers to successful community re¬entry by reducing opportunities for personal success and relationship building within the community. The present study examines the effect of autobiographical redemption narratives on attitudes toward former offenders.
subject
Former offender
Narrative
Redemption
contributor
Hix, Laura Elise (author)
Jayawickreme, Eranda (committee chair)
Greene, Heath (committee member)
Blee, Lisa (committee member)
date
2017-06-15T08:36:24Z (accessioned)
2017 (issued)
degree
Psychology (discipline)
2022-06-01 (liftdate)
embargo
2022-06-01 (terms)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/82260 (uri)
language
en (iso)
publisher
Wake Forest University
title
The Social Function of Redemption Narratives for Former Offenders
type
Thesis

Usage Statistics