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Queering Criminology (Hardcover)

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****** criminological work is at the forefront of critical academic criminology, responding to the exclusion of ****** communities from criminology, and the injustices that they experience through the criminal justice system. This volume draws together both theoretical and empirical contributions that develop the growing scholarship being produced at the intersection of '******' and 'criminology'. Reflecting the diversity of research that is undertaken at this intersection, the contributions to this volume offer a deeper theoretical and conceptual development of this field alongside empirical research that illustrates the continued relevance and urgency of such scholarship. The contributions consider what it means to be queering criminology in the current political, social, and criminological climate, and chart directions along which this field might develop in order to ensure that greater social and criminal justice for LGBTIQ communities is achieved.
Number of Pages: 252
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Gender Studies, Criminology, Sociology / General
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Language: English
Street Date: October 26, 2015
TCIN: 50243439
UPC: 9781137513335
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-3940

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