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Gender, Crime and Criminal Justice
Author: Walklate, Sandra
2004
Format: Book
Sandra Walklate gives an introduction to gender issues in crime and criminal justice. She considers criminology and victimology in relation to gender, fear of crime and sexual violence. And she discusses policies on UK Law and Policing, taking account of how these are influenced by assumptions based on gender
Criminology Gender issues Crime Criminal justice Victimology Feminism Fear of crime Masculinity Domestic violence, attitudes in Australia Sexual violence Victims of sexual violence Criminal justice policy Law Politics Women Men Gendered violence Feminism
Table of contents
Introduction - Women and crime or gender and crime
Part 1. Theory
Criminology, victimology and feminism
Criminology, victimology and masculinism
Part 2. Practice
Crime, fear and risk
Gendering sexual violence
Part 3. Practice
Is criminal justice work men's work?
Gender, the law, and criminal justice policy
Conclusion - gender, crime and politics
Published: Willan Publishing; Cullompton, U.K.
Shelf Number: Cy07
Acquisiton Number: 212
ISBN: 1-843920-68-9

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