Gender, Crime and Justice

University of Auckland

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Gender, Crime and Justice

  • Host University

    University of Auckland

  • Location

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Area of Study

    Criminal Justice, Criminology, Gender Studies, Justice Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    15 points from CRIM 201, 202

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Explores the importance of gender in the study of crime and criminal justice and examines patterns of offending, victimisation and employment in the criminal justice system amongst women and men. Traditional criminology theories and feminist critiques, and the differential treatment of women and men in the criminal justice system as victims, offenders and professionals will be critically examined and evaluated.

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