Masculinities and Crime: Critique and Reconceptualization of Theory
Challenging the common masculinist character of criminological research, James W. Messerschmidt develops an elaborate scrutiny of the gender roles that, along with class and race, influence the occurrence and types of crimes in our society.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 28th 1993 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
(first published January 1st 1993)
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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 & Littlefield, 2012). Professor Messerschmidt teach...moreMore about James W. Messerschmidt...