Women and the Criminal Justice System: A Canadian Perspective, 2nd Edition

 
Women and the Criminal Justice System: A Canadian Perspective, 2nd Edition
Author(s):
 
ISBN:
978-1-77255-181-5
 
Publisher:
Emond Publishing
 
Page Count:
424
 
Status:
Coming Soon
 
Copyright Date:
2018
 
Subjects:
Criminal Justice and Criminology
 
 
 
 

Women and the Criminal Justice System: A Canadian Perspective, 2nd Edition is the only text of its kind that covers female offenders, victims, and workers in a single resource. It features a breadth of perspectives from authors and academics located across Canada, giving this edition a well rounded, in-depth approach.

The structure of this text was created with course development in mind, meaning it can serve as a base for instructors to build their class around. Classroom-friendly features, such as discussion topics and end-of-chapter questions, encourage students to engage with the material. Overall, the broad coverage in this text facilitates a detailed exploration of numerous issues pertaining to women involved with the Canadian criminal justice system. This is a must-have resource for any course in this area.

  • New chapter on Prostitution and Missing and Murdered Women and Girls in Canada
  • New case studies at the beginning of each section
  • New “What Do You Think” boxes that encourage students to engage with the material as they read
  • Insights from expert contributors: Walter de Keseredy, Shahid Alvi, Franca Cortoni, Marie-Pier Robitaille, Jill Atkinson, Jean Folsom, Brenda Restoule, Greg Brown, and Kellie Woodbury
  • Suggested readings and videos at the end of each chapter
  • End-of-chapter discussion questions

Part 1: Overview of Women and the Canadian Criminal Justice System
Case Study: Yvonne Johnson
Chapter 1: The Canadian Criminal Justice System and Women
Chapter 2: Female Crime: Theoretical Perspectives

Part 2: Female Offenders in Canada
Case Study: Renee Acoby
Chapter 3: Canadian Female Offenders
Chapter 4: Female Youth in Conflict with the Law
Chapter 5: Violent Women Offenders
Chapter 6: Correctional Assessment and Treatment: Toward Community Reintegration

Part 3: Victimization and Criminalization
Case Study: Ashley Smith Inquest
Chapter 7: Experiences of Female Offenders: The Intersection of Victimization and (re)Offending
Chapter 8: Women Offenders and Mental Health
Chapter 9: Indigenous Women and the Criminal Justice System
Chapter 10: Prostitution and Murdered and Missing Women and Girls in Canada

Part 4: Women Working in the Canadian Criminal Justice System
Case Study: Sexual Harassment in the RCMP
Chapter 11: Women Working in Policing
Chapter 12: Women Working in the Courts
Chapter 13: Women Working in Corrections

 
 
 
 
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Women and the Criminal Justice System: A Canadian Perspective, 2nd Edition (FINAL SALE)

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: Two colour
Status: Coming Soon
ISBN/ISSN:978-1-77255-5181-5F

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Women and the Criminal Justice System: A Canadian Perspective, 2nd Edition

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: Two colour
Status: Coming Soon
ISBN/ISSN:978-1-77255-181-5

Price: $91.00
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