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Criminology at the Crossroads: Feminist Readings in Crime and Justice Kathleen  Daly

Criminology at the Crossroads: Feminist Readings in Crime and Justice

Kathleen Daly

Published February 12th 1998
ISBN : 9780195113440
Paperback
290 pages
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This anthology contains works in criminology and law by feminist scholars, including Carol Smart, Kristin Bumiller, Hilary Allen, Meda Chesney-Lind, Kathleen Ferraro and Regina Austin. Themes include the construction of women in feminist, legal andMoreThis anthology contains works in criminology and law by feminist scholars, including Carol Smart, Kristin Bumiller, Hilary Allen, Meda Chesney-Lind, Kathleen Ferraro and Regina Austin. Themes include the construction of women in feminist, legal and criminological discourses- the blurred boundaries of victimization and criminalization- masculinities and violence- and intersections of class, race and gender. Daly and Mahers introduction gives a brief overview of the field, past and present, and analyzes shifts in feminist thinking from the 1970s to the 1990s.