WOMEN, JUSTICE AND VICTIMIZATION
Thursday, September 15, 2016
- Criticism of men at Polytechnique
- Continuous denial that it was a gender-bas
November 17, 2015
Is it important that aboriginal women be given positions of responsibility in the
justice system? What does that mean?
o More involved in many levels (lawyers, clerks, law enforcement, judges,
probation officers, parole)
November 3, 2015
Womens experience of racism: how race and gender interact:
Means attitudes, practices and other factors that disadvantage people because of
their race, color or ethnicity superiority of one group over anoth
October 20 2015
Cont section on women and domestic violence:
Reasons why many women stay in abusive relationships?
Fear (most likely feared to be killed by the abuser if they leave, because they are
threatened) (harm the victim, family members,
*Week 3 in Notebook*
Wife and partner abuse
With regards to violence, where is the single most dangerous place for
What is the leading cause of death for women?
Murder/homicide by spouse, partner
When is the battered woman most
CRM2307 B - Week 3: Women as Victims of crime
What is womans studies?
An interdisciplinary academic field which applied a critical theory centered
September 22, 2015
What is womens studies?
An interdisciplinary academic field, which applies a critical theory, centered
approach to topics concerning women, feminism, gender and politics.
Was first conceived as an academic rubric ap
September 15, 2015
What is Victimology?
Original meaning/Ancient cultures: refers to a person or an animal put to death
during a ceremony in order to appease some supernatural power.
Individuals who experience injury, loss, and hardship for di
December 8, 2015
Violence against sex workers:
They experience high levels of violence, regardless of the type of
sex work they engage in
Existing laws that criminalize sex work often prevent sex workers
from reporting violence, enable law en