Feminist criminology grew out of the Women’s Movement of the 1970s, in response to the male dominance of mainstream criminology – which meant that not only were women largely excluded from carrying out criminological research, they were also barely considered as subjects of that research.
• black/multiracial feminist criminology.
She shows how these perspectives have made a great impact on the discipline, the academy, and the criminal justice system, but also highlights the limitations of this influence.
|Number of pages||144|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2013|
Bibliographical notePublisher Copyright:
© 2013 Claire M. Renzetti.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Gender Studies