The Criminal Justice System and Women: Offenders, Prisoners, Victims, and Workers
Author: Barbara Raffel Price
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Release Date: July 01, 2003
Consisting of original essays commissioned for the volume from leading scholars, as well as a number of recently published, important articles in the field, this anthology provides a comprehensive overview of the ways in which women affect and are affected by crime and the criminal justice system. Analysis is grounded in feminist scholarship and activism, and anchored in perspectives that orient women's crime, imprisonment, victimization, and survival in a race, class, and gender perspective.