Women and the Law Conference Proceedings
Australian Institute of Criminology, Canberra, 1993
Posted: 22 Jan 2011 Last revised: 20 Jun 2018
These conference papers highlight the experiences of Australian women as victims of laws, courts, police, the economic structure, corrections policies, and individual oppressors. They also reveal some positive changes. 'Part 1 : Women and the laws in Australia' covers both current laws and law reform. 'Part 2 : Women and the criminal justice system' includes papers on female defendants and practitioners, as well as women's experience with police and prisons. Individual papers are separately indexed.
Keywords: Australia, women, victims, courts, police, economic structure, policies, oppressors, law, reform, criminal justice system, women's experience, prison
JEL Classification: K00
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