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Women and Justice.

By: Grana, Sheryl J.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2009Edition: 2.Description: 1 online resource (244 p.).ISBN: 9780742570023.Subject(s): Sex discrimination against women - United States | Sex discrimination against women -- United States | Women - Crimes against - United States | Women -- Crimes against -- United States | Women - Legal status, laws, etc - United States | Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States | Women - United States - Social conditions | Women -- United States -- Social conditions | Women lawyers - United States | Women lawyers -- United States | Women prisoners - United States | Women prisoners -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Women and JusticeDDC classification: 342.730878 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; Preface to the Second Edition; Ch01. Why Women and Justice?; Ch02. Ideas about Women; Ch03. In the Beginning; Ch04. The U.S. Constitution and the Notion of Equality; Ch05. Crime and Criminality; Ch06. Education; Ch07. Paid and Unpaid Work; Ch08. Women Professionals in the Justice System; Ch09. Unmarried, Married, and Coupled Women's Lives; Ch10. Economics and Disadvantage: Women's Poverty; Ch11. Women, Their Bodies, and Violence; Ch12. The Housing of Women Criminals; Ch13. In Closing; Bibliography; Index
Summary: Women and Justice takes a sociolegal look at the historical and contemporary state of justice in women''s lives. Sheryl Grana thoroughly examines civil justice issues such as marriage, divorce, same-sex coupling, motherhood, education and paid work, as well as criminal justice issues such as women''s criminality. Grounded in the framework of the working term, ''quadraplexation,'' this text seeks understanding and promotes the continued march toward a more just world for women.
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Contents; Preface to the Second Edition; Ch01. Why Women and Justice?; Ch02. Ideas about Women; Ch03. In the Beginning; Ch04. The U.S. Constitution and the Notion of Equality; Ch05. Crime and Criminality; Ch06. Education; Ch07. Paid and Unpaid Work; Ch08. Women Professionals in the Justice System; Ch09. Unmarried, Married, and Coupled Women's Lives; Ch10. Economics and Disadvantage: Women's Poverty; Ch11. Women, Their Bodies, and Violence; Ch12. The Housing of Women Criminals; Ch13. In Closing; Bibliography; Index

Women and Justice takes a sociolegal look at the historical and contemporary state of justice in women''s lives. Sheryl Grana thoroughly examines civil justice issues such as marriage, divorce, same-sex coupling, motherhood, education and paid work, as well as criminal justice issues such as women''s criminality. Grounded in the framework of the working term, ''quadraplexation,'' this text seeks understanding and promotes the continued march toward a more just world for women.

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