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Gendered Justice : Intimate Partner Violence and the Criminal Justice System
by Venessa Garcia and Patrick McManimon


Overview - Gendered Justice takes a unique, multi-layered look at the various elements that factor into our understanding of domestic violence and how the criminal justice system handles situations of domestic violence. The book focuses primarily on the role of gender, but also considers socio-economic status, race, age, education, and the relationship between the victim and criminal.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Gendered Justice takes a unique, multi-layered look at the various elements that factor into our understanding of domestic violence and how the criminal justice system handles situations of domestic violence. The book focuses primarily on the role of gender, but also considers socio-economic status, race, age, education, and the relationship between the victim and criminal. Illustrated with case studies throughout, the book introduces major themes, such as the social construction of gender and victimology, as well as topics such as the portrayal of intimate partner violence in the media and how it shapes our understanding of violence.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780742566446
  • ISBN-10: 0742566447
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Publish Date: January 2011
  • Page Count: 236
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-22
  • Dimensions: 9 x 5.9 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.75 pounds

Series: Issues in Crime & Justice

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Books > Social Science > Criminology
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