Offending Women in Contemporary China: Gender and Pathways into Crime

  • Anqi Shen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Anqi Shen
    Pages 74-94
  3. Anqi Shen
    Pages 95-103
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 104-133

About this book

Introduction

Through an empirical inquiry into three categories of offending women, Offending Women in Contemporary China: Gender and Pathways into Crime explores the socioeconomic conditions that facilitate womens' pathways into crime, and examines the interplay between gender, class, rapid social changes and female law-breaking in neoliberal China.

Keywords

Crime Women China Neoliberalism Gender Class Social Change Criminology crime gender methodology organization social change society women

Authors and affiliations

  • Anqi Shen
    • 1
  1. 1.Teesside UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137441447
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Pivot, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49479-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-44144-7
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