Kristin Turney

Given that about 93 percent of incarcerated people are men, and about half are fathers, many women are left to manage families without their loved ones. “I think what is a bit less obvious to people is all the costs that are associated with incarceration, and how women disproportionately share or the burden of those costs of their loved ones,” said Kristin Turney, a sociology professor at the University of California, Irvine.

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