Double Sentence (1973)

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    United Kingdom

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    Non Fiction


Examines the situation of a young wife whose husband is sent to prison. The trea tment she receives from society If a man is sent to prison, how does his wife feel, left to cope with children a nd the hostile feelings of neighbours on her own? Society condemns her to a tou gher sentence than her husband.

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