Understanding women, gender, and crime

Some historical and international developments 1

Authored by: Jeanne Flavin , Lillian Artz

Routledge International Handbook of Crime and Gender Studies

Print publication date:  October  2012
Online publication date:  May  2013

Print ISBN: 9780415782166
eBook ISBN: 9780203832516
Adobe ISBN: 9781136836862


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Opening chapters in volumes such as this often begin by recounting how early criminology failed to consider women and gender; this has been well and truly problematized by others before us. We have chosen instead to reflect on developments that, in our opinion, have come to occupy a lofty place in contemporary feminist scholarship and others which deserve more attention than they have received to date. 2

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