Women, Crime, and Justice : Balancing the Scales, Paperback / softback Book

Women, Crime, and Justice : Balancing the Scales Paperback / softback


Women, Crime, and Justice: Balancing the Scales presents a comprehensive analysis of the role of women in the criminal justice system, providing important new insight to their position as offenders, victims, and practitioners. * Draws on global feminist perspectives on female offending and victimization from around the world * Covers topics including criminal law, case processing, domestic violence, gay/lesbian and transgendered prisoners, cyberbullying, offender re-entry, and sex trafficking * Explores issues professional women face in the criminal justice workplace, such as police culture, judicial decision-making, working in corrections facilities, and more * Includes international case examples throughout, using numerous topical examples and personal narratives to stimulate students critical thinking and active engagement


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 328 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
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  • Category: Gender studies: women
  • ISBN: 9781118793466

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