1. A Gendered Approach

  1. Katherine van Wormer

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118265581.ch1

Working with Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach

Working with Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach

How to Cite

van Wormer, K. (2010) A Gendered Approach, in Working with Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118265581.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470581537

Online ISBN: 9781118265581

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Keywords:

  • psychology;
  • criminal justice system;
  • women;
  • incarcerated population;
  • adolescent girls

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Contrasting Case Histories

  • Biological Factors

  • Psychology of Gender

  • Sociology of Gender

  • Gender Differences in Offending

  • Key Concepts

  • Paradigm Shift

  • Summary