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Masculinities, crime, and criminology

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Sage Publications , London, Thousand Oaks
Crime -- Sex differences., Masculinity., Criminal beha
StatementRichard Collier.
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LC ClassificationsHV6158 .C65 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 205 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL391058M
ISBN 100803979967, 0803979975
LC Control Number98060954
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Masculinities, Crime and Criminology presents an innovative and timely reading of issues which are central to the questions that have arisen in criminology: Why is crime so overwhelmingly an activity conducted by men.

Is crime a `masculine' phenomena. Richard Collier explores a number of high-profile events and debates around crime, criminal justice and social (dis)order,/5(3). Masculinities, Crime and Criminology [Collier, Richard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Masculinities, Crime and CriminologyFormat: Hardcover.

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Masculinities, Crime and Criminology presents an innovative and timely reading of issues which are central to the questions that have arisen in criminology: Why is crime so overwhelmingly an activity conducted by men.

Is crime a masculine' phenomena. Richard Collier explores a number of high-profile events and debates around crime, criminal justice and social (dis)order, and. Masculinities, Crime and Criminology. presents an innovative and timely reading of issues which are central to the questions that have arisen in criminology: Why is crime so overwhelmingly an activity conducted by men?.

Is crime a `masculine' phenomena. Richard Collier explores a number of high-profile events and debates around crime, criminal justice and social (dis)order. Furthermore, masculinities are intricately linked with social struggles for power that occur between men and women and different men.

Crime, criminal justice and their cultural representation are key terrain for these masculine contests and are always overlain with issues such as social class, age, race/ethnicity and sexuality.

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It describes the evident strengths of "masculinities" paradigm in criminology. The chapter shows the pitfalls of any gender-centric analysis of criminality that could overlook a skewed criminalization process that frequently targets and punishes men and boys from disadvantaged and marginal social by: Masculinities and Crime: Critique and Reconceptualization of Theory attempt authority beating become behavior biological boys Chapter clearly committed concept Consequently construct corporate create and criminology book criminal criminology cultural delinquent demonstrates develop discussed division of labor dominance economic engage essential example.

This essay examines the link between crime and masculinity. It begins with an overview of traditional criminology that either ignored or had a skewed understanding of the nature of the crime–masculinity connection, focusing instead on biology, which often considered crime as a reflection of defective male and female bodies/identities.

It then discusses the emergence of Cited by: 1. Crime and Criminology is an older, larger field of sociology dealing with matter related to crime and criminal behaviour. It includes fields such as crime statistics, criminal psychology, forensic Masculinities, law enforcement, and detective methods.

Masculinities adheres to the natural science model and borrows heavily from philosophy, psychology and sociology.

Masculinities and Crime Simon Winlow reconsiders the social, cultural and economic context of 'criminal masculinities'. M asculine identity, and the relationship between masculinity and crime, has rightly been the focus of a great deal of academic attention over the last ten years.

Much of the theoretical and substantive history of criminology. Masculinities and Crime is an important step in the continuing development of criminological theory addressing the fact that crime is, if nothing else, primarily the province of men. (Susan L. Caulfield, Western Michigan University) This is, as Connell rightly points out in his foreword, a book written with 'imagination and passion'Cited by:   Jefferson, T.

(a) `Introduction to Masculinities, Social Relations and Crime', Special Issue of The British Journal of Criminology 36(3): Google Scholar | ISI Jefferson, T.

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It pulls together a lot of apparently disconnected fragments of knowledge with felicity As well as being a very good book, it is also probably the first attempt to rethink criminology in the light of the new work on men and masculinities -- Tony Jefferson * British Journal of Criminology * show more/5(20).

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James W. Messerschmidt is Professor of Sociology and Women's and Gender Studies, and Chair of the Criminology Department, at the University of Southern Maine.

He is the author of over thirty academic articles and book chapters as well as ten books, most recently Gender, Heterosexuality, and Youth Violence: The Struggle for Recognition (Rowman /5.

Download Masculinities Crime And Criminology Men Corporeality And The Criminal Ised Body eBook in PDF, EPUB, Mobi. and examines recent criminological, media and political interpretations of the relationship between men, masculinities and crime.

White Masculinity in Crisis in Hollywood’s Fin de Millennium Cinema The book sets out the. James Messerschmidt Crime and masculinities • He says that young men want to conform to the dominant form of masculinity which he called ‘hegemonic masculinity’.

It is the idealised form which is: ‘defined through work in the paid labour market, the subordination of women, hetrosexism and the uncontrollable sexuality of men’. A focus on masculinity and crime has been an ongoing feature of popular culture, ranging from early pulp fiction, cartoons, popular music, commercial film and television, and contemporary forms of gaming and online media.

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In sociology and cultural studies, the search for unequivocal examples of ideological repression has been thrown into doubt by accounts that Author: Stephen Tomsen, Dick Hobbs.

crime as largely men's business, and the 'man question' as a central concern. In Newburn and Stanko's edited collection 'Just Boys Doing Business': Men, Masculinities and Crime was published. This was a landmark, in the UK at least, in making men and masculinities an explicit object of attention in criminology.

The book introduces readers to key sociological theories, such as anomie and strain, and examines how traditional approaches have influenced the ways in which crime and deviance are constructed.

It provides a nuanced account of contemporary theories and debates, and includes chapters covering feminist criminology, critical masculinities. Masculinities, Crime and Criminology by Professor Richard Collier. Sage Publications Ltd. Used - Very Good.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages ; 25 cm. Contents: 1. Introduction Crime, Criminal Justices and Masculinities. With sections based around the following three themes: negotiations of masculinity in institutional settings, vulnerable masculinities and risk-taking and masculinities, this volume will be of interest to scholars of criminology, sociology, social work and gender studies, as well as policy-makers, and law enforcement by: 1.

The book is completely revised and unique in its focus on Messerschmidt’s most important research and theorizing accomplished over the last twenty-five years, as well as for its emphasis on selected studies by other scholars that represent the diversity of contemporary research on masculinities and : The purpose is to be suggestive of how a moral criminology with ‘values’ (Becker, ) might right the wrongs of decades spent ignoring or poorly theorising men’s place in crime.

In doing Author: Jeff Hearn. Essential and paradigm-busting reading.' Steve Hall, Professor of Criminology, Teesside University, UK ' Men, Masculinities and Violence is an outstanding ethnographic study that should be read by everyone with an interest in criminology and the sociology of violence.

criminology, the study of crime, society's response to it, and its prevention, including examination of the environmental, hereditary, or psychological causes of crime, modes of criminal investigation and conviction, and the efficacy of punishment or correction (see prison) as compared with forms of treatment or gh it is generally considered a subdivision of sociology.Setting a reading intention helps you organise your reading.

You can filter on reading intentions from the list, as well as view them within your profile. Read the guide ×.Criminology is therefore dualist; it concentrates mainly on gender differences in crime eschewing an assessment of gender similarities in crime (Messerschmidt, ). Pre-feminist criminology The earliest theories of criminology relied mainly on indispensable ‘sex roles’ frame work to be able to explain the relationship that exists between.