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The Feminist War on Crime

The Unexpected Role of Women's Liberation in Mass Incarceration

Aya Gruber

Many feminists grapple with the problem of hyper-incarceration in the United States, and yet commentators on gender crime continue to assert that criminal law is not tough enough. This punitive impulse, prominent legal scholar Aya Gruber argues, is dangerous and counterproductive. In their quest to secure women’s protection from domestic violence a...
Publish Date
2020-05-26T00:00:00.000Z
2020-05-26T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2019
Goodreads rating
3.89
ISBN
9780520304512
Recommendations
1
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2020-07-26T11:41:59.000Z
@katrinagulliver Oh god, the Title IX militancy years were terrible like that. (And we’re about to get them back, with Biden! 😒) @ayagruber’s new book (The Feminist War on Crime) has a great section on the weird counterproductive messages inherent in a lot of the anti-campus rape activism, ps      source