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Gender, Crime and Empire

Convicts, Settlers and the State in Early Colonial Australia (Studies in Imperialism)

by Kristy Reid

  • 253 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Manchester University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australasian & Pacific history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Colonization & independence,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Australia,
  • Australia & New Zealand - Australia,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Social History,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10531716M
    ISBN 100719066980
    ISBN 109780719066986

    The Gender of Crime introduces readers to how gender shapes our understanding of every aspect of crime—from defining what crime is to governing how crime is punished. The second edition of this award-winning book maintains the accessible, reader-friendly narrative of the first edition with key updates and new material throughout, including increased focus on the intersections of race, class. Reviews "In an engagingly written narrative, Intimate Empires presents a complex and absorbing analysis of the intersections of gender, race, class, and empire from the mid-eighteenth through mid-twentieth centuries. Combining fascinating vignettes with cutting-edge scholarship, the book focuses on the embodied experiences of the men, women, and children-both colonizer and colonized-living.

    Understanding Gender, Crime, and Justice takes a contemporary look at such questions and considers areas that are often neglected in other books on gender, crime, and justice. In the last three decades, there has been an explosion of theory and related research relevant to gender, crime, and justice. Author Merry Morash, a well-known feminist. This book examines the relationship between gender and crime and explores both the gendered nature of crime alongside the gendered nature of criminal victimisation. Covering theory, policy and practice, this new edition has been fully revised to reflect the wider changes, development and influence of gendered thinking in these areas.

    about crime is that it is almost always committed by men." (Newburn and Stanko, ). women: as judges, lawyers, victims or thieves, women have been, and many still argue, are, the outsiders. The purpose of this article is to provide a framework for thinking about gender, one which appreciates gender, both as masculinitiesFile Size: KB.   Class, Race, Gender, and Crime is a popular, and provocative, introduction to crime and the criminal justice system through the lens of class, race, gender, and their intersections. The book systematically explores how the main sites of power and privilege in the United States consciously or unconsciously shape our understanding of crime and justice in society today.


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