Gender and Justice

Gender and Justice

by Frances Heidensohn

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781134014149
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/11/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 320
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

Frances Heidensohn is Visiting Professor in the Sociology Department at London School of Economics, and Emeritus Professor of Social Policy at the University of London. She is also the General Editor of the British Journal of Sociology.

Table of Contents

1. New Perspectives and Established Views, Frances Heidensohn  Part One: Gender and Offending Behaviour  Brief Introduction, Frances Heidensohn  2. Drug Use and the Discovery of Gender, Mike Shiner  3. Gender Differences in Self-Reported Offending, Kirstine Hansen  4. Schoolbags at Dawn, Carrie Anne Myers  5. Regulating Prostitution: Controlling Women's Lives, Joanna Phoenix  6. Stigmatised Women: Relatives of Serious Offenders and the Broader Impact of Crime, Rachel Condry  Part Two: Gender and the Criminal Justice System  Brief Introduction, Frances Heidensohn  7. Gender Considerations in Remand Decision-Making, Kate Steward  8. 'Bad Girls' or 'Mad Girls' − The Coping Mechanisms of Female Young Offenders, Nicola Hutson and Carrie Anne Myers  9. A Gendered Irish Experiment − Grounds for Optimism? Barbara Mason  10. The Reforming Prison: A Canadian Tale, Stephanie Hayman  Part Three: New Concepts and Approaches  Brief introduction, Frances Heidensohn  11. Gender, Genes and Crime: An Evolving Feminist Agenda, Nicole Rafter  12. Gender and Crime: A Human Rights Perspective, Marisa Silvestri  13. Gender, Justice and Human Rights in Post-Colonial Zimbabwe and South Africa, Oliver Phillips  14. Another Look at Lady Bountiful: Reform, Gender and Organisations, Judith Rumgay

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