Ray San Diego
Prof. Laura Hyun Yi Kang
office: 3220 Humanities Gateway
office hours: Tuesdays 1-2 pm
Thursdays 12:30 -1:30 pm
Gender & Sexuality Studies 50B
Militarism and gender:
- If men are physically capable of soldiering and physical incapacity to soldier is feminized,
the both Sex and gender compositions of militaries are over determined.
*male / female masculine / feminine *
Other characteristics with
cca: 5th largest correction system in the country behind the Federal government and 3 states.
g.i jobs magazine also named CCA as a TOP 50 military friendly employer
war on drugs / war on crime
mass incarceration and prison expan
Prison industrial complex
- Prison privatization & industrialization
Main goal is Profit
Exploitation of prisoner labor
Contract. Price, lease, state, state use system, & public works & ways.
- ( significance ) Exploited for economic
Punishment and incarceration
three strikes laws after 3rd crime you were sent on a mandatory sentence.
tough on crime
Americas overcrowded prisons have failed as a deterrent. Building more of them and imposing
longer sentences may only increase the crime
Economics of crime & punishment:
Rusche (54) viewedpoverty
lawmakers and judges workers were idle
If the prison does not underbid the slum in human misery the slum will empty and the
prison will fill.
Rusche showed that property owners and state official
Terms & Concepts:
- a system of society or government in which the father or eldest male is head of the family
and descent is traced through the male line.
- an economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry
Well be given 6 terms, gotta define 4 (50 points)
a. provide a substantive definition in your own words and provide an illustrative
example from the required readings, lectures, videos from the quarter (35 points)
b. explain the significance of the term t