“I Want to be Able to Walk the Street Without Fear”: Transforming Justice for Street Harassment

@article{Fileborn2017IWT,
  title={“I Want to be Able to Walk the Street Without Fear”: Transforming Justice for Street Harassment},
  author={B. Fileborn and F. Vera-Gray},
  journal={Feminist Legal Studies},
  year={2017},
  volume={25},
  pages={203-227}
}
  • B. Fileborn, F. Vera-Gray
  • Published 2017
  • Sociology
  • Feminist Legal Studies
  • The practices comprising the analytic category of street harassment are rarely responded to through either criminal or restorative justice approaches, and the possibilities for transformative justice have to date not been considered. In this article we advocate for a victim-centred justice response to street harassment, specifically examining the potential for transformative justice to function in this way. Drawing on data from a recent Australian study, we examine participants’ understandings… CONTINUE READING
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