Lessons Unlearned: Women Offenders, the Ethics of Care, and the Promise of Restorative Justice

@inproceedings{Failinger2006LessonsUW,
  title={Lessons Unlearned: Women Offenders, the Ethics of Care, and the Promise of Restorative Justice},
  author={Marie A. Failinger},
  year={2006}
}
The steep rise in female offenders since the 1960s has finally caused criminologists, lawyers, judges, and others to consider why they have not learned more about women offenders’ lives, in order to better understand and explain why they enter, and how they proceed through the criminal system. This article focuses on the reality that women’s relationality, and particularly their relationships with men in their lives, profoundly affect the behavior that lands them in the criminal justice system… CONTINUE READING

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