- Subject index
The project of interpreting contemporary forms of punishment means exploring the social, political, economic, and historical conditions in the society in which those forms arise. The SAGE Handbook of Punishment and Society draws together this disparate and expansive field of punishment and society into one compelling new volume.
Chapter 9: Gender and Punishment
Gender and Punishment
Gender is strangely missing from studies of punishment and society. Outside the work of a few scholars (Daly, 1994; Bosworth, 1996, 1999; Howe, 1996; Hannah-Moffat, 2001), all of whom are women writing about women, gender is ...