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Belknap on Meda Chesney-Lind: “The mother of feminist criminology”

Article by Joanne Belknap, Women & Criminal Justice, Vol. 15, Issue 2, February 2004. Abstract: No individual has contributed as much to feminist criminology as Meda Chesney-Lind. This article is a biography of Chesney-Lind written after conducting two interviews with … Continue reading

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“Fighting for Girls” reviewed

“Informed by feminist perspectives and contemporary research and theory in psychology, sociology and criminal justice, readers searching for information regarding the truth about the stereotypes of violent girls will not find a better, broader, or more in depth discussion of … Continue reading

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“Fighting for Girls” available in Kindle e-book edition

The recent book edited by Meda Chesney-Lind and Nikki Jones “Fighting for Girls: New Perspectives on Gender and Violence,” is now available in a Kindle edition. Kindle e-books can be read on dedicated Kindle readers, as well as most computers, … Continue reading

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