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Gender and Crime (Key Approaches to Criminology)

by Marisa Silvestri

  • 80 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Gender studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11716451M
    ISBN 101412911990
    ISBN 109781412911993

    Gender, Crime and Victimisation. is a thoughtful and thought-provoking book, exploring gender patterns in both offending and victimisation.. It offers a thorough examination of how these patterns in society are variously established and represented, researched, explained and responded to by policy makers and criminal justice agencies.   About the Book. In Syndicate Women, sociologist Chris M. Smith uncovers a unique historical puzzle: women composed a substantial part of Chicago organized crime in the early s, but during Prohibition (–), when criminal opportunities increased and crime was most profitable, women were largely excluded. During the Prohibition era, the markets for organized crime became .

      With respect to the first question, the authors suggest that gender differences in types of strain and the reaction to strain help one understand the gender gap in criminal behavior. With respect to the second question, it is argued that several types of strain may lead to female crime Cited by:   "Daly's book is most impressive in its use of feminist methodology and its contribution to sentencing literature [It] is ground breaking in the area of gender and sentencing disparity. It is a required text for those interested at either an introductory or advanced level in gender and sentencing as well as feminist methodology.

      Gender and Crime: A Human Rights Approach, Edition 2 - Ebook written by Marisa Silvestri, Chris Crowther-Dowey. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Gender and Crime: A Human Rights Approach, Edition 2. Uniform Crime Reports for the United States USGPO, Washington, DC WalkerS,SpohnC,DeLoneMTheColorofJustice:Race, Ethnicity, and Crime in America. Wadsworth, Washington, DC T. L. Meares Crime and Gender One of the most consistent and strong findings in criminology is that females commit much less crime and juvenile delinquency than males.


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Gender and Crime (Key Approaches to Criminology) by Marisa Silvestri Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Gender of Crime presents a compelling case that addressing the problems of crime and the criminal justice system demand that gender (as well as race and class) be fundamental considerations, not incidental ones. -- Jeanne Flavin, Fordham University; author of Our Bodies, Our Crimes: The Policing of Women's Reproduction in America5/5(3).

Women, Gender, and Crime: Core Concepts provides students with a complete and concise view into the intersection of gender and the criminal justice system. Author Stacy L. Mallicoat explores core topics on women as victims, offenders, and criminal justice professionals as they interact with various areas of the criminal justice system.

“Gender and Crime is an exceptionally strong collection that focuses on the deep intersection of criminological theory and gendered violence. Through multiple lenses of sociological inquiry, this volume gifts us with a wealth of new perspectives on gendered violence.”Price: $ Gender and Crime: An Introduction - Sandra Walklate - Google Books.

Gender and Crime is a new textbook designed to introduce students to issues of gender in crime and criminal justice. It deals with a wide range of topics, looking at both offenders and victims, the workings of the criminal justice and penal systems and the social context for crime.

Women, Gender, and Crime: Core Concepts provides you with a complete and concise view into the intersection of gender and the criminal justice system. Author Stacy L. Mallicoat explores core topics on women as victims, offenders, and criminal justice professionals as they interact with various areas of the criminal justice system/5(6).

This text provides a much-needed, comprehensive critical introduction to debates about the relationship between gender and crime. Bringing together both feminist and masculinist perspectives, the book is a ′one stop shop′ for gaining knowledge and understanding of the field of gender and crime as a whole.

In addition to offering an overview of key themes and issues, Silvestri and Crowther. Women, Gender, and Crime: A Text/Reader, Third Edition presents issues of gender, crime, and criminal justice in context through edited research articles enhanced by brief authored sections.

Each article is carefully edited to demonstrate the application of the concepts presented in the text. Women, Gender, and Crime: A Text/Reader, Third Edition. Women, Gender, and Crime: A Text/Reader, Third Edition presents issues of gender, crime, and criminal justice in context through edited research articles enhanced by brief authored sections.

Each article is carefully edited to demonstrate the application of the concepts presented in the text. According to them, at least five areas of life tend to inhibit female crime, encourage male crime and also shape the patterns of women's offending that does occur.

The five areas are gender norms, moral development and affiliative concerns, social control, physical strength and aggression, and sexuality. Gender and Crime is fully indexed and has a comprehensive introduction, newly written by the editor, which places the gathered material in its historical and intellectual context.

Indeed, it is an essential resource and is destined to be valued by scholars and other users as a vital one-stop research tool. This book is a comprehensive and critical introduction to the field of gender and crime, re-thinking the key themes and debates within a human rights framework.

Integrating empirical, theoretical and policy-related material, this Second Edition has been significantly updated, and now includes. Full consideration of the Coalition Government and its effect on gender and crime within.

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Women, Gender, and Crime: A Text/Reader, Third Edition presents issues of gender, crime, and criminal justice in context through edited research articles enhanced by brief authored sections.

Each article is carefully edited to demonstrate the application of Brand: SAGE Publications. This book is a comprehensive and critical introduction to the field of gender and crime, re-thinking the key themes and debates within a human rights framework.

Integrating empirical, theoretical and policy-related material, this Second Edition has been significantly updated, and now includes; Full consideration of the Coalition Government and its effect on gender and crime within England and Wales.

Women, Gender, and Crime: Core Concepts provides you with a complete and concise view into the intersection of gender and the criminal justice system.

Author Stacy L. Mallicoat explores core topics on women as victims, offenders, and criminal justice professionals as they interact with various areas of the criminal justice : SAGE Publications.

Sex Role Theory explains gendered differences in offending in terms of the differences in gender socialization, gender roles and gendered identities. The norms and values associated with traditional femininity are not conducive to crime, while the norms and values associated with traditional masculinity are more likely to lead to crime.

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1. Sex and crime or gender and crime? --v. 2. Gender, crime, and criminal victimization --v. 3. Gendered experiences of the criminal justice process --v. 4. Gender, crime, and punishment. Series Title: Critical concepts in criminology. Responsibility: edited by Sandra Walklate.Get this from a library!

Gender and crime. [Marisa Silvestri; Chris Crowther-Dowey] -- This text provides a much-needed concise and comprehensive critical introduction to debates about the complex relationship between gender and crime.