Women & Criminal Justice
Women Crim Justice
ISSN (printed): 0897-4454. ISSN (electronic): 1541-0323.
Women & Criminal Justice is the only periodical devoted specifically to interdisciplinary and international scholarly research and criminal justice practice dealing with all areas of women and criminal justice. It provides both scholars and practitioners with a single forum devoted to this critical specialty area in the fields of both criminal justice and women's studies. The journal is refereed and features original research articles from academicians and professionals in the field that reflect its interdisciplinary and international focus, such as: cross-cultural studies; historical studies; gender studies; dispute resolution and women; women and the law; women in crime and punishment literature; women as victims of rape, incest, battering, and sexual harassment; implications of legally mandated change for professionals, victims, and offenders; juvenile females in the criminal justice system; women in criminal justice professions, including academia; incarcerated women (legal rights, programs, pregnancy, AIDS, children of incarcerated women, aged and infirm, women on death row). Women & Criminal Justice periodically presents commentaries where authors exchange ideas and discuss methodological issues and present reports of ongoing research and research findings. Special thematic issues that focus on significant issues are published periodically as well.
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