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ISBN-10 0138013365ISBN-13 9780138013363
ISBN-10 0135120896ISBN-13 9780135120897
Author(s): Roslyn Muraskin
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 608

For courses in Gender and the Law, Critical Issues in Criminal Justice and Gender classes in Sociology and Women's Studies.

It’s a Crime: Women and Justice, Fifth Edition, is an all-inclusive work on women and issues of justice. The most complete text available, it compiles over 35 essays that explore issues such as: the history of women’s issues; women and the law; women and violence; women and health problems; gender and race, women and prison; women and criminal justice professions; women and terrorism; and girls and delinquency. Written by Rosalyn Muraskin and leading scholars in the field, this edition highlights over twenty-two new essays and presents a thought-provoking dialogue concerning the major issues women face in the criminal justice system.