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Doing Justice, Doing Gender : Women in Legal and Criminal Justice Occupations

By: Martin, Susan Ehrlich.
Contributor(s): Jurik, Nancy.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Women in the Criminal Justice System: Publisher: Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 2006Description: 1 online resource (297 p.).ISBN: 9781452222738.Subject(s): Policewomen - United States | Policewomen -- United States | Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration - United States | Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration -- United States | Women correctional personnel - United States | Women correctional personnel -- United States | Women lawyers - United States | Women lawyers -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Doing Justice, Doing Gender : Women in Legal and Criminal Justice OccupationsDDC classification: 331.4133 | 364.973082 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgments; 1 - Introduction; 2 - Explanations for Gender Inequality in the Workplace; 3 - The Nature of Police Work and Women's Entry Into Law Enforcement; 4 - Women Officers Encountering the Gendered Police Organization; 5 - Women Entering the Legal Profession; 6 - The Organizational Logic of the Gendered Legal World and Women Lawyers' Response; 7 - Women in Corrections; 8 - Gendered Organizational Logic and Women CO Response; 9 - Doing Justice, Doing Gender Today and Tomorrow; References; Index
Summary: Doing Justice, Doing Gender: Women in Legal and Criminal Justice Occupations is a highly readable, sociologically grounded analysis of women working in traditionally male dominant justice occupations of law, policing, and corrections. This Second Edition represents not only a thorough update of research on women in these fields, but a careful reconsideration of changes in justice organizations and occupations and their impact on women's justice work roles over the past 40 years.
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Cover; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgments; 1 - Introduction; 2 - Explanations for Gender Inequality in the Workplace; 3 - The Nature of Police Work and Women's Entry Into Law Enforcement; 4 - Women Officers Encountering the Gendered Police Organization; 5 - Women Entering the Legal Profession; 6 - The Organizational Logic of the Gendered Legal World and Women Lawyers' Response; 7 - Women in Corrections; 8 - Gendered Organizational Logic and Women CO Response; 9 - Doing Justice, Doing Gender Today and Tomorrow; References; Index

Doing Justice, Doing Gender: Women in Legal and Criminal Justice Occupations is a highly readable, sociologically grounded analysis of women working in traditionally male dominant justice occupations of law, policing, and corrections. This Second Edition represents not only a thorough update of research on women in these fields, but a careful reconsideration of changes in justice organizations and occupations and their impact on women's justice work roles over the past 40 years.

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