Women’s and Gender Studies: Gender - Crime and Society

  • Paying for Sex in a Digital Age: US and UK Perspectives book cover

    Paying for Sex in a Digital Age

    US and UK Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Teela Sanders, Barbara G. Brents, Chris Wakefield

    Providing one of the first comprehensive, cross cultural examinations of the dynamic market for sexual services, this book presents an evidence-based look at the multiple factors related to purchasing patterns and demand among clients who have used the internet. The data is drawn from two large…

    Paperback – 2020-03-12 
    Routledge

  • Towards a Global Femicide Index: Counting the Costs book cover

    Towards a Global Femicide Index

    Counting the Costs, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Walklate, Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher

    Increasingly there is global attention on the prevalence of women’s deaths resulting from intimate partner violence.While there are global indices for deaths that relate to public violence, such as terrorism, there is to date no systematic global count of killings of women by their intimate…

    Hardback – 2020-01-03 
    Routledge
    Criminology in Focus

  • Understanding Sex for Sale: Meanings and Moralities of Sexual Commerce book cover

    Understanding Sex for Sale

    Meanings and Moralities of Sexual Commerce, 1st Edition

    Edited by May-Len Skilbrei, Marlene Spanger

    The problem of prostitution, sex work or sex for sale can often be misunderstood, if we do not take into consideration its spatial, temporal and political context. Understanding Sex for Sale aims to understand how prostitution, sex work or sex for sale are delineated, contested and understood in…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Offenders with Special Needs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kimberly D. Dodson

    Current estimates indicate that approximately 2.2 million people are incarcerated in federal, state, and local correctional facilities across the United States. There are another 5 million under community correctional supervision. Many of these individuals fall into the classification of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Gender Violence in Ecofeminist Perspective: Intersections of Animal Oppression, Patriarchy and Domination of the Earth book cover

    Gender Violence in Ecofeminist Perspective

    Intersections of Animal Oppression, Patriarchy and Domination of the Earth, 1st Edition

    By Gwen Hunnicutt

    This book aims to begin an eco-centered, eco-feminist informed discussion about the ways in which our relationship to “nature” is bound up with gender, patriarchy, and violence. Ecofeminist scholars study the interconnections between gendered relationships of domination among humans, between humans…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Families, Imprisonment and Legitimacy: The Cost of Custodial Penalties book cover

    Families, Imprisonment and Legitimacy

    The Cost of Custodial Penalties, 1st Edition

    By Cara Jardine

    This book examines what it means to be a family within the restrictive, disruptive, and often distressing context of imprisonment. Drawing on original qualitative data, it looks beyond traditional models of the family to examine the question of which relationships matter to individuals affected by…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Justice and the Family

  • Understanding Criminal Behaviour: Psychosocial Perspectives on Criminality and Violence book cover

    Understanding Criminal Behaviour

    Psychosocial Perspectives on Criminality and Violence, 2nd Edition

    By David W Jones

    Our understanding of criminal behaviour and its causes has been too long damaged by the failure to integrate the emotional, psychological, social and cultural influences on the way people behave. This book offers a concise and accessible introduction to criminal behaviour, examining and integrating…

    Paperback – 2019-08-28
    Routledge

  • Black Males and the Criminal Justice System book cover

    Black Males and the Criminal Justice System

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason M. Williams, Steven Kniffley

    Relying on a multidisciplinary framework of inquiry and critical perspective, this edited volume addresses the unique experiences of Black males within various stages of contact in the criminal justice system. It provides a comprehensive overview of the administration of justice, mental and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-24
    Routledge

  • Policing the Sex Industry: Protection, Paternalism and Politics book cover

    Policing the Sex Industry

    Protection, Paternalism and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teela Sanders, Mary Laing

    The exponential growth of sexual commerce, migration and movement of people into the sex industry, as well as localised concerns about transactional sex, are key areas of interest across the urban west. Given the complex regulatory frameworks under-which the sex industry manifests, the role of the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • Domestic and Family Violence: A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice book cover

    Domestic and Family Violence

    A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale, with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Older People

    1st Edition

    By Hannah Bows

    Research on sexual violence has been a growing area of academic study since the 1970s. However, the focus of these efforts has centred on younger women, leaving older women largely ignored in research. This book presents data from the first UK study to examine the extent, nature and impacts of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurence Armand French

    Native Americans are disproportionately represented as offenders in the U.S. criminal justice system. Routledge Handbook on Native American Justice Issues is an authoritative volume that provides an overview of the state of American Indigenous populations and their contact with justice concerns and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-08
    Routledge

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