Crime Control and Women reveals the current limitations of criminal justice policies that are oblivious to the impact they exert on citizens who vary by gender, race and/or social class. Feminist in perspective, the contributors to this volume share a common vision of hope that social change will result from social control and punishment that is just and human, with commitments to prevention, education, and treatment.

Gender, Class, and Race in Three High-Profile Crimes: The Cases of New Bedford, Central Park, and Bensonhurst

Gender, class, and race in three high-profile crimes: The cases of new bedford, central park, and bensonhurst
Lynn S.Chancer

As Kimbele Crenshaw (1992) noted in a brilliant essay about Anita Hill's historic confrontation with Clarence Thomas in 1991, a language sophisticated enough to ...

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