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Female crime in India and theoretical perspectives of crime

Smriti Bhosle

Female crime in India and theoretical perspectives of crime

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Published by Kalpaz Publications in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arthur Road Jail (Mumbai),
  • Female offenders -- India -- Bombay -- Psychology,
  • Women prisoners -- India -- Bombay -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUnder-trial female criminals in Mumbai
    StatementSmriti Bhosle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV9795.B662 A78 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23873786M
    ISBN 108178357127
    ISBN 109788178357126
    LC Control Number2009310999

    Critical Sociological Theories of Crime The term “critical theory” describes a range of perspectives that consider social justice a legitimate end. Criminologists who study Karl Marx’s ideas of social control point out that those in power control the making and the enforcement of the law. May 24,  · Nightmares aside, the issue of crime, women and judgment is clearly still with us. Just this week, Australians were treated to extended coverage of Author: Damien Cave. Criminology, with its overwhelming use of masculine models, theories and subjects has largely attempted to impose these models upon female crime, crime victims and system-issues in an effort to explain how and why female crime occurs. Though these models are insightful and useful, they do not fully explain male or female criminology. Liberal feminism is an individualistic form of feminist theory, which focuses on women's ability to maintain their equality through their own actions and software-comparativo.coml feminists argue that society holds the false belief that women are, by nature, less intellectually and physically capable than men; thus it tends to discriminate against women in the academy, the forum, and the marketplace.

    Most of the traditional theories of crime only focused on one stage in life, namely the teenage years, because criminologists believed that adolescence was the period when participation in illegal activities increased. This resulted in a wide range of “theories of delinquency” in criminology. This article studies several developmental and life-course theories that help in understanding Cited by:


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Get this from a library. Female crime in India and theoretical perspectives of crime. [Smriti Bhosle] -- On women offenders and prisoners in jails of Mumbai; a study.

Get this from a library. Female crime in India and theoretical perspectives of crime. [Smriti Bhosle]. Criminality Amongst Women: Theoretical PersCriminality Amongst Women: Theoretical Perspective pective 35 human beings.

The logic behind biological explanation of crime is that structure determines functions and Persons behave differently owing to. Masculinity Theories, (ii) Opportunity theories, (iii) Marginalization theories, and (iv) Chivalry.

theory (Islam and Khatun). The book published by Female crime in India and theoretical perspectives of crime book prominent female criminologist Freda Adler Sister in Crime: The.

Rise of a new female criminal- inhas helped to develop the masculinity theory. Feminist Theory, Crime, and Social Justice offers an insightful look at the primarily masculine-driven perspective on crime and justice through the lens of feminist theory.

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She contends that educated girls and women are more willing than ever to challenge traditional restrictions and social roles. The easing of restraints on women is further likely to increase female crime. Empirical studies conducted on female crime in India have by and large supported this author’s etiological explanation.

Crimes Against Women – A Legal Perspective. The difference between a man and a woman has certainly taken a form of a monster which is now feeding on the female strata of society. There would be no women in India if we do not act now. The National Crime Records Bureau has recently published the figures of crimes against women.

Rape and the threat or fear of rape, is one of the means by which men make women docile and ensure their own dominance. Men are taught to associate power, dominance, strength, virility and superiority with masculinity and submissivencss, passivity, weakness and inferiority with feminity.".

Apr 06,  · Crime Examined through Four theoretical Perspectives Crime is defined as a breach of rules or laws that have been set by the government.

Society has been given a set of rules that everyone who believes in good morals, follow. Abstract. Though crime against women is on a rise in all fields being a victim of cybercrime could be most traumatic experience for a woman.

Especially in India where the society looks down upon the women, and the law doesn’t even properly recognise software-comparativo.com: Rajat Misra. Aug 17,  · ′Media and Crime is a thought-provoking and scholarly work written in a very lively style.

It will be of interest to readers of SCHOLAG whether or not they have some knowledge of criminological theories.′ Jean McFadden, SCOLAG Journal `Criminologists and a bewildering array of other voices have commented on the relationship between media and crime on many occasions over many decades.

Dec 05,  · Women and Crime: A Text/Reader, part of the text/reader series in criminology and criminal justice, incorporates contemporary and classic readings (some including policy implications) accompanied by student-friendly authored text.

This unique format provides a theoretical framework and context for students. The comprehensive coverage of the book includes the history and theories of female Reviews: 1. nist perspectives. Some of these feminist perspectives are discussed in the subsequent section. Next, this chapter discusses traditional theories of female crime, followed by feminist critiques of previous research focusing on women.

We then present issues pertaining to understanding crime. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. GIORDANO, P & ROCKWELL, S'Differential association theory and female crime', in Simpson, SS Chapter 2 Feminist Theories of Women's Crime: Robbery as a Case Study; Chapter 1: Differential Association Theory and Female Crime.

In truth, one out of every four juveniles arrested is female, and the population of women in prison has tripled in the past decade. Co-authored by Meda Chesney-Lind, one of the pioneers in the development of the feminist theoretical perspective in criminology, The Female Offender: Girls, Women and Crime, Third Edition redresses these issues.

Theoretical CHAPTER 3 Perspectives on Race and Crime A wide variety of sociological, psychological, and biological theories have been proposed to explain the underlying causes of crime and its social, spatial, and temporal distribution. All of these theories are based on the assumptions that crime is accurately measured.

But when variation in crime. In criminology, examining why people commit crime is very important in the ongoing debate of how crime should be handled and prevented. Many theories have emerged over the years, and they continue to be explored, individually and in combination, as criminologists seek the best solutions in ultimately reducing types and levels of crime.

Here is [ ]. Nov 30,  · Sex Role Theory explains gendered differences in offending in terms of the differences in gender socialization, gender roles and gendered identities.

The norms and values associated with traditional femininity are not conducive to crime, while the norms and values associated with traditional masculinity are more likely to lead to crime.

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Argues that girls and boys are socialized in different ways,When women commit crime, it is usually consistent with their socialization (most crimes are non-violence; usually committed in the home against significant others) (feminist theory) women's liberation theories.

Feminist scholarship emerges from rich and diverse theoretical traditions. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the field of criminology. Feminist criminologists draw from a number of schools of feminist thought that often begin with very different premises about the nature and root causes of female oppression (for overviews, see Daly and Chesney-Lind ; Simpson ).

The most accessible and comprehensive book for criminological theory courses available today, Criminological Theory: A Text/Reader, Second Edition provides the best of both worlds—substantial but brief authored sections on all of the major course topics, followed by carefully edited, policy-oriented, original research articles covering criminological theory from past to present and beyond.

May 24,  · A brief overview of some sociological perspectives on crime and deviance - from Functionalism through to Right Realism. Theory Summary Functionalism Argue that societies need a limited amount of crime, because crime is inevitable (society of saints argument) and that crime performs three positive functions: regulation, integration and change.

Rational Choice Theory, created by Cesare Beccaria inexplains white collar crime as a life of balancing choices and choosing the one with the most reward.

Although Beccaria is best known for his work on the death penalty, he contended that crimes are committed through making rational choices. book, Rita James Simon's Women and Crime linked changes in the number of women arrested for property crimes (notably embezzlement and theft) to 3 Freda Adler, "The Rise of the Female Crook," Psychology Today 9 (November ):, quote on 4 Carol Smart, Women, Crime and Criminology: A Feminist Critique (London: Routledge.

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race and crime, scholars have written more specialized books, such as this one, to more comprehensively cover the subject. But even in these cases, many authors devote very little time to reviewing specific theories related to race and crime.

In her tome on race and crime, Unequal Justice: A Question. Jun 04,  · NICOLE HAHN RAFTER, a professor in the Law, Policy, and Society Program at Northeastern University, has written and cowritten several books on women and crime, including International Feminist Perspectives in Criminology: Engendering a Discipline and Partial Justice: Women, Prisons, and Social Control.

/eCited by: 8. The theory based on the book Sisters in Crime that relies on the power of the women's liberation movement was proposed by: (B) Freda Adler With respect to delinquency, the critical components of gender relations in the patriarchal family include all of the following EXCEPT.

This text surveys the major schools of criminology to explore the images of the female offender that underpin contemporary crime theories. Abstract: It focuses primarily on the female offender literature from the late 's to the mid's and how it has been influenced by the male-dominant and misogynistic mainstream of Western thought.

Apr 20,  · Feminist perspectives of crime and deviance, to be used in conjunction with text book. these findings by specifying a theory of the links between the macro- and individual-level mechanisms leading to women’s crime, and then broaden this explanation to address gender differences in crime.

Directions for Future Research Up to the end of the twentieth century the strands of research discussed above have remained relatively.

Apr 22,  · Challenge your perception of crime with Criminology Made Easy: A Simple Introduction to Criminology Theories. Choice Theory – Choice theory is the belief that individuals choose to commit a crime, looking at the opportunities before them, weighing the benefit versus the punishment, and deciding whether to proceed or not.

This cost-benefit. Containing over fifty edited readings on the study of crime and its control, Criminological Perspectives is an essential book for students seeking to develop their knowledge of criminology and its relevance and impact today.

Professor Peter Francis Northumbria University. Sep 23,  · Some crimes are so lurid, sensational, and downright weird that conspiracy theories about them are bound to flourish. The crimes featured here were all surrounded by speculation—rumors of cover-ups, evil cabals, and general malfeasance.

Women, Crime, and Justice: Balancing the Scales presents a comprehensive assessment and analysis of the role of women in the criminal justice system as offenders, victims, and practitioners.

Utilizing feminist perspectives, the authors shed important new light on a wide range of women and gender issues relating to criminal offending, victimization, and the criminal justice software-comparativo.com: Elaine Gunnison. The IJCC will be a nodal centre to develop and disseminate the knowledge of cyber crimes primarily from a social science perspective to the academic and lay world.

The journal publishes theoretical, methodological, and applied papers, as well as book reviews. 'Gender and Crime' in Oxford Handbook of Criminology (). Jun 22,  · Feminist perspective in criminology is dedicated to examining crime in a way that acknowledges how women experience crime both as offenders and victims.

Because rape is a crime that primarily victimises women, it is important to draw on the feminist perspective when analysing it. Application of Adler’s Theory to Typical Female Crimes In discussing typical female crimes, we first have to review what is typical.

Typical refers to a class or classification in describing a variety of crimes the female gender tends to commit. According to Adler’s theory, females commit crime based onAuthor: Elizabeth G.

Armentrout.The individual sections survey four major areas in the study of women, girls, and crime: female criminality, female juvenile delinquents, women as offenders, and women in prison. Section introductions, written by the book's coeditors, present the relevance and range of the topical areas covered in the sections and provide a context for the.Rape in India has been described by Radha Kumar as one of India's most common crimes against women.

Official sources show that rape cases in India have doubled between and In most of the rape cases, the culprit is known to the victim. According to National Crime Records Bureau data ofGujarat has the lowest rape rate () while Mizoram had the highest rape rate with a value.