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This is a very impressive piece of thorough scholarship. It is an important book that highlights the need to consider gender when developing policies to respond to interpersonal violence. It is written in a clear and accessible style and should be required reading for all criminal justice students." - Dr Malcolm Cowburn, Sheffield Hallam University. This comprehensive text provides an overview of the relationship between violence, gender, crime and justice. It brings together theory with contemporary cases to enable the reader to understand the key concepts, issues and connections involved. E.
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|LC Classifications||HV6493.W94 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 online resource (209 p.)|
|Number of Pages||209|
Human rights law and the legal protection of women from violence are still fairly new concepts. As a result, substantial discrepancies exist between what is decided in the halls of the United Nations and what women experience on a daily basis in their communities. Human Rights and Gender Violence is an ambitious study that investigates the tensions between global law and local justice.5/5(1).
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Wykes, M. & Welsh, K. Violence, gender and justice London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: / Wykes, Maggie and Kirsty Welsh. Violence, Gender. The book covers different types of inter-personal violence including sexual violence, 'domestic' violence, 'domestic' murder, male-on-male violence and child abuse.
It explores how sexual and 'domestic' Violence have been represented in the media, in the law and in criminal justice processes. Envisioned for both courses and research topics in domestic violence, family violence, gender and law, and sociology of law, the book challenges readers to understand intimate partner violence not solely, or even primarily, as a criminal law concern but as an economic, Cited by: 6.
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Gender Violence, Gender Justice: An Interdisciplinary Teaching Guide for Teachers of English, Literature Author: Nan Stein, Dominic Cappello. Envisioned for both courses and research topics in domestic violence, family violence, gender and law, and sociology of law, the book challenges readers to understand intimate partner violence not solely, or even primarily, as a criminal law concern but as an economic, public health, community, and human rights problem.
Transitional justice responses to gender-based violations during conflict and authoritarian rule are essential for ensuring justice for victims, combating women’s marginalization, and preventing future violations against women and other communities targeted for their gender.
Violence, Gender and Justice Introducing <i>Violence, Gender and Justice</i> 'Cold-blooded lies' Mediating Sex 'n Violence Intimacy, Secrets and Statistics Gendering Criminology. Confronting Violence People, Policies and Places The Family of Man The Law, the Courts and Conviction Embodying Violence Masculinity, Gender and Justice book and Crime.
Get this from a library. Violence, gender and justice. [Maggie Wykes; Kirsty Welsh] -- This comprehensive text provides Gender and Justice book overview of the relationship between violence, gender, crime and justice.
It brings together theory with contemporary cases to enable the reader to understand the. Sex, Violence, and Justice will be of interest to students and scholars of Catholic moral theology, sexual ethics, religion and society, In reality, the contraception debates are about how to frame sex, gender, and violence.
This book is a 'must' read for anyone striving to understand how religious traditions adapt (or not) to changing. Buy Violence, Gender and Justice 1 by Maggie Wykes, Kirsty Welsh, Welsh, Kirsty (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(3).
This comprehensive text provides an overview of the relationship between violence, gender, crime and justice. It brings together theory with contemporary cases to enable the reader to understand the key concepts, issues and connections involved.
Human rights law and the legal protection of women from violence are still fairly new concepts. As a result, substantial discrepancies exist between what is decided in the halls of the United Nations and what women Violence on a daily basis in their communities.
Human Rights and Gender Violence is an ambitious study that investigates the tensions between global law and local justice. As an. Authors: Angela J. Hattery and Earl Smith Publisher: Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, p.
Reviewer: Kimberly Fairchild | September Reviewer Kimberly Fairchild calls Gender, Power, and Violence: Responding Gender and Justice book Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence in Society Today, by Angela Hattery and Earl Smith, a comprehensive book that examines some of the biggest and most influential.
The book covers different types of inter-personal violence including sexual violence, 'domestic' violence, 'domestic' murder, male-on-male violence and child abuse.
It explores how sexual and 'domestic' violence have been represented in the media, in the law and in criminal justice processes/5(3). ‘This book will be an instant classic in the politics of gender because of its power and scope.
Based on meticulous empirical research, Htun and Weldon explain vast variation - within and across countries - in government policies that could help women advance towards full political, economic, and social by: 4.
This book was a great follow-up after reading The New Jim Crow, since Michelle Alexander provides a broader historical view of how the current prison industrial complex came to be. Richie delves into the reasons and motives behind why the criminal justice system and social services are clearly not set up for Black women, but can also serve to further cause violence and criminalization/5.
Public Justice addresses gender violence in schools across the board—from primary and secondary schools to colleges and universities. We also address a wide range of gender violence in schools, including sexual assault, sexual harassment, dating violence, harassment of LGBT students, and hazing.
How Community Can Help End Gender-Based Violence Janu On Saturday, January 19th at the Society for Social Work Research conference in San Francisco, law professor Leigh Goodmark will speak on a multi-faceted policy approach needed to decriminalize domestic violence.
GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE AND VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN. PARTICIPANT’S GUIDE. FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS AND SOCIAL WELFARE OFFICERS. MAY This publication is made possible by the generous support of the American.
Gender and Justice will interest social and legal historians for its explanation of how the working class of fin-de-siècle Paris went about their lives and navigated the judicial system.
Gender studies scholars will find Ferguson’s analysis of the construction of gender particularly trenchant. For the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, from 25 November to 10 December, and under the umbrella of the Generation Equality campaign to mark the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE by to End Violence against Women campaign is calling upon people from all walks of life, across generations, to take our boldest.
consequences of gender violence. As a result, the extent of physical, sexual and other forms of violence in the lives of Black women, the various forms it takes, and the contexts within which it occurs are minimized—at best—and frequently ignored.
Arrested Justice brings issues of sexuality, class, age, and criminalization into focus right. BOX 1 Definitions GENDER EQUALITY: Equal treatment of women and men in laws and policies, and equal access to resources and services within families, communities and society at large (11).GENDER EQUITY: Fairness and justice in the distribution of benefits and responsibilities between women and men.
Programmes and policies that specifically empower women are often needed to achieve this (11). Structural violence is a term commonly ascribed to Johan Galtung, which he introduced in the article "Violence, Peace, and Peace Research" (). It refers to a form of violence wherein some social structure or social institution may harm people by preventing them from meeting their basic needs.
Institutionalized adultism, ageism, classism, elitism, ethnocentrism, nationalism, speciesism. Decriminalizing Domestic Violence (Paperback) A Balanced Policy Approach to Intimate Partner Violence (Gender and Justice #7) By Leigh Goodmark. University of California Press,pp.
Publication Date: October 1, Other Editions of. Gender, Violence, and Justice is a volume of collected essays by an expert in the field of violence against women and pastoral theology. It represents over three decades of research, advocacy, and pastoral theological reflection on the subject of sexual and domestic violence.
Mimi’s research on the historical development of carceral feminism and the contemporary transformative justice movement includes “The Carceral Creep: Gender-Based Violence, Race, and the Expansion of the Punitive State, ” (). Mimi is an Assistant Professor of Social Work at California State University, Long Beach.
EMILY THUMA. Abigail Hencheck is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School and is a Saeks Public Interest Residency Fellow at Gender Justice. She is passionate about litigation, particularly in the area of civil sexual assault and harassment, gender violence, and international human rights.
The Logics of Gender Justice: State Action on Women’s Rights Around the World by Mala Htun and S. Laurel Weldon, Cambridge University Press, Reviewed by Francesca Gains The question of why and when states take action to promote women’s rights is a question that is of interest to feminist activists and scholars alike.
In The Logics of Gender Justice. This comprehensive text provides an overview of the relationship between violence, gender, crime, and justice. It brings together theory with contemporary cases to enable the reader to understand key concepts, issues, and connections.
Enlightening and accessible, the book examines the Price: $ Kate Fitz-Gibbon is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology, researcher in the Monash Gender and Family Violence program and an Honorary Research Fellow at the School of Law and Social Justice at the University of Liverpool.
She is recognised as a leading researcher in family violence, legal responses to lethal violence, and the effects of homicide law and sentencing reform in Australian and. Course Description: We will ground our discussion in an expansive definition of “gender violence” to include violence that is the result of gender hierarchies, intended to maintain gender hierarchies, or intended to or has the effect of policing and punishing gender non-conformity.
The Women’s Center for Gender Justice seeks to advance knowledge of gender equity and women’s issues through educational programming, counseling and activism.
We collaborate with clubs and organizations at John Jay and throughout the New York City area to promote gender equity, LGBTQ rights, anti-violence education, and reproductive justice.
"This book is a timely contribution to a new wave of research on sexual violence and its legacies. Boesten's detailed account of transitional and post-transitional justice in Peru underscores the challenges of addressing sexual and gender-based violence, and provides insights into how practitioners may achieve a greater measure of gender.
Using the term ‘gender-based’ highlights the fact that violence against women is an expression of power and control inequalities between women and men. At WHW, we focus crisis intervention and prevention advocacy on three areas of gender-based violence: sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.
PurposeThis chapter critically analyzes the disparity between presumptive theoretical and technical development literatures and local ways of inhabiting gender and conceptualizing justice in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
This study explores local understandings of sexual violence, gender, and justice to capture a picture of gender, victimhood, and agency that destabilizes hegemonic global narratives. Women and the Criminal Justice System, this book is a must- read for girl and women offenders.” gender violence has increasingly become recognized as a human rights and public-health Author: Katherine Van Wormer.
Violence and Gender is the only peer-reviewed journal focusing on the role of gender in the understanding, prediction, and prevention of acts of Journal is the international forum for the critical examination of biological, genetic, behavioral, psychological, racial, ethnic, and cultural factors as they relate to the gender of perpetrators of violence.
Women, Gender, and Crime: A Text/Reader, Third Edition presents issues of gender, crime, and criminal justice in context through edited research articles enhanced by brief authored sections. Each article is carefully edited to demonstrate the application of the concepts presented in the text.
Author Stacy Mallicoat brings all the content. Gender, Violence, and Justice () by Pamela F. Cooper-WhitePages:. Gender justice at the ICC cannot be disentangled from gender justice in the enforcement of international criminal law generally. Building on developments from outside its institutional parameters, the ICC also has actuated broader understandings of sexual and gender-based violence prosecuted within its jurisdictional remit.GENDER JUSTICE Anca Gheaus 4 injustice, I am framing the problem in terms of gender (in)justice.
18 The next section explores the scope of gender injustices, moving from the less toward the more controversial cases.
The third section introduces a principle of gender justice, which subsequent sections explain, justify and illustrate. Size: KB.to address sexual and gender-based violence as part of the justice and security sector reform.
Security-sector vetting, in particular, must disqualify perpetrators of such violence. Failure to do so expose women and children at risk of further violence, is a barrier to seeking justice, erodesFile Size: KB.