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Girls, women, and crime

selected readings

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Female offenders.,
  • Women prisoners.,
  • Female juvenile delinquents.,
  • Criminology.,
  • Feminism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditors, Meda Chesney-Lind, Lisa Pasko.
    ContributionsChesney-Lind, Meda., Pasko, Lisa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6046 .G57 2004, HV6046 .G57 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 257 p. ;
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18213169M
    ISBN 100761928286
    LC Control Number2003006151

    The Resource Book for Trainers on Effective Prosecution Responses to Violence against Women and Girls has been prepared for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) by Eileen Skinnider, Senior Associate, International Centre for Criminal Law Reform and.   Women Crushing It Wednesday; 'The Girls Are Gone': True crime book details how MN sisters vanished during custody battle. At ages 13 two of .

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