The Gender of Crime

The Gender of Crime

by Dana M. Britton
     
 

The Gender of Crime introduces students to how gender shapes our understanding of every aspect of crime. This book highlights the intersections of race, class, sexuality and gender with crime and introduces students to key concepts through compelling examples.See more details below

Overview

The Gender of Crime introduces students to how gender shapes our understanding of every aspect of crime. This book highlights the intersections of race, class, sexuality and gender with crime and introduces students to key concepts through compelling examples.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781442209701
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
05/16/2011
Series:
Gender Lens Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

1 A Gender Lens on Criminology 1

2 Gender and Criminal Offending 23

3 Gender and the Criminal Justice System 53

4 Gender and Crime Victimization 81

5 Gender and Work in the Criminal Justice System 109

6 Conclusion 141

Notes 149

References 159

Index 179

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