Girls' violence : myths and realities /

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Other Authors / Creators:Alder, Christine, 1950-
Worrall, Anne.
Format: Book
Language:English
Imprint: Albany : State University of New York Press, [2004]
Series:SUNY series in women, crime, and criminology.
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Table of Contents:
  • A contemporary crisis? / Christine Alder and Anne Worrall
  • Rough girls, 1880-1930 : the 'recent' history of violent young women / Barry Godfrey
  • Twisted sisters, ladettes and the new penology : the social construction of 'violent girls' / Anne Worrall
  • Racism, 'girl violence' and the murder of Reena Virk / Sheila Batacharya
  • Turbulent talk : girls' making sense of violence / Michele Burman
  • Capturing girls' experiences of "community violence" in the United States / Laurie Schaffner
  • Coming out to play? : young women and violence on the street / Jenny J Pearce
  • Violence in the schoolyard : school girls' use of violence / Sibylle Artz
  • Situational effects of gender inequality on girls participation in violence / Jody Miller and Norman A. White.