WomenCJCh1(S03) - CHAPTER ONE THE EMERGENCE OF GENDER IN...

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CHAPTER ONE THE EMERGENCE OF GENDER IN CRIMINOLOGY
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Major Areas Covered Women as offenders Women as victims Women as criminal justice professionals
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Invisibility of Women and Girls as Offenders Criminology theories explain male behavior, not human behavior Crime as a result of biological influences Feminist theories Invisibility in corrections
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Invisibility of Women and Girls as Victims Female victimization is the most underreported Corporate victimization
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Invisibility of Women as Criminal Justice Professionals Types of employment Corrections Policing Law Resistance to women in CJ Why?
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Overlapping of Categories Female prisoners who were victimized before becoming offenders CJ professionals as victims
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Sex v. Gender
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This note was uploaded on 11/12/2009 for the course SOCI 3150 taught by Professor Krohn during the Fall '09 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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