New PDF release: Beyond Bad Girls: Gender, Violence and Hype

By Meda Chesney-Lind,Katherine Irwin

during this vital new paintings, revered criminologists problem the characterization of the hot 'bad lady' arguing that it's only a brand new try and punish ladies who're now not the stereotypical depiction of fine. via interviews with younger ladies, educators and other people within the legal justice procedure, Beyond undesirable Girls exposes the formal and casual platforms of socio-cultural keep an eye on imposed on girls.

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