Understanding Female Offenders

Written By Jason M. Smith
Understanding Female Offenders
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 31 March 2021
  • ISBN : 0128225858
  • Pages : 484 pages
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Download or read book entitled Understanding Female Offenders by author: Jason M. Smith which was release on 31 March 2021 and published by Academic Press with total page 484 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. According to the Sentencing Project, between 1980 and 2017, the number of incarcerated women increased by more than 750%, rising from a total of 26,378 in 1980 to 225,060 in 2017 and the number continues to rise. Dealing with incarcerated women and specifically psychopathic women can be challenging. Understanding Female Offenders: Psychopathy, Criminal Behavior, Assessment, and Treatment provides readers with a better conceptualization of the psychopathic/non-psychopathic female. This includes better ways of interviewing, assessing, and treating these women, and clinical caveats with case examples to assist with clinical applications. This is the only comprehensive resource that provides specific knowledge about female offenders, particularly on female psychopathy and assessment. Describes the differences between ASPD and psychopathic women and men Presents PCL-R, Rorschach, and PAI data on female offenders, female psychopaths, and female sex offenders Reviews the current literature on female psychopathy studies Provides in-depth female offender case studies Discusses common biases in diagnosing, treating, and assessing in forensic settings with female offenders

Understanding Female Offenders

Understanding Female Offenders
  • Author : Jason M. Smith,Carl B. Gacono,Ted B. Cunliffe
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-03-31
  • Total pages : 484
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : According to the Sentencing Project, between 1980 and 2017, the number of incarcerated women increased by more than 750%, rising from a total of 26,378 in 1980 to 225,060 in 2017 and the number continues to rise. Dealing with incarcerated women and specifically psychopathic women can be challenging. Understanding Female Offenders: Psychopathy, Criminal Behavior, Assessment, and Treatment ...

Female Offenders

Female Offenders
  • Author : Ruth T. Zaplin
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 622
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : The number of female offenders in the United States is skyrocketing. Our "tough on crime" approach puts a female offender behind bars, but doesn't consider the factors eading to her incarceration. Female Offenders: Critical Perspectives and Effective Interventions, Second Edition proposes an alternative, one that truly addresses the needs of ...

The Female Offender

The Female Offender
  • Author : Meda Chesney-Lind,Lisa Pasko,Professor Lisa Pasko
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : Scholarship in criminology over the last few decades has often left little room for research and theory on how female offenders are perceived and handled in the criminal justice system. In truth, one out of every four juveniles arrested is female and the population of women in prison has tripled ...

Female Offenders who are They and what are the Problems Confronting Them

Female Offenders    who are They and what are the Problems Confronting Them
  • Author : United States. General Accounting Office
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Total pages : 85
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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District of Columbia Female Offenders in the Federal Prison System

District of Columbia Female Offenders in the Federal Prison System
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia. Subcommittee on Judiciary and Education
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Total pages : 70
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : Read online District of Columbia Female Offenders in the Federal Prison System written by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia. Subcommittee on Judiciary and Education, published by which was released on 1982. Download full District of Columbia Female Offenders in the Federal Prison System Books now! Available ...

Sexism and the Female Offender

Sexism and the Female Offender
  • Author : Loraine Gelsthorpe
  • Publisher : Gower Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : This study examines the treatment of young females in three modern criminal justice settings - a secure assessment centre, a detention centre, and a police juvenile bureau - to examine how sexism operates in an administrative context. The author reviews the literature as well as the work of the organizations, ...

Risk Prediction Models for Female Offenders

Risk Prediction Models for Female Offenders
  • Author : Winnie Ruth Griffieth
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : Read online Risk Prediction Models for Female Offenders written by Winnie Ruth Griffieth, published by which was released on 1985. Download full Risk Prediction Models for Female Offenders Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Female Offender

The Female Offender
  • Author : Cesare Lombroso,Guglielmo Ferrero
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1895
  • Total pages : 313
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : Read online The Female Offender written by Cesare Lombroso,Guglielmo Ferrero, published by which was released on 1895. Download full The Female Offender Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Perceptions of Female Offenders

Perceptions of Female Offenders
  • Author : Brenda Russell
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-09
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : ​Female offenders are often perceived as victims who commit crimes as a self-defense mechanism or as criminal deviants whose actions strayed from typical ‘womanly’ behavior. Such cultural norms for violence exist in our gendered society and there has been scholarly debate about how male and female offenders are perceived and ...

Criminal Woman the Prostitute and the Normal Woman

Criminal Woman  the Prostitute  and the Normal Woman
  • Author : Cesare Lombroso,Guglielmo Ferrero
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-01-16
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : A new translation of Cesar Lombroso's "La Donna Delinquente," with a new scholarly introduction....

Female Offenders

Female Offenders
  • Author : Kathleen A. O'Shea,Beverly R. Fletcher
  • Publisher : Greenwood
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : Documents women's history within the criminal justice system through articles, books, dissertations, and some private organizational reports....

Economic Realities and the Female Offender

Economic Realities and the Female Offender
  • Author : Jane Roberts Chapman,Cecil Maurice Chapman
  • Publisher : Free Press
  • Release Date : 1980
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : Read online Economic Realities and the Female Offender written by Jane Roberts Chapman,Cecil Maurice Chapman, published by Free Press which was released on 1980. Download full Economic Realities and the Female Offender Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Providing Gender specific Services for Adolescent Female Offenders

Providing Gender specific Services for Adolescent Female Offenders
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 63
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Women and Crime

Women and Crime
  • Author : Allison Morris,Loraine Gelsthorpe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1981
  • Total pages : 141
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : Read online Women and Crime written by Allison Morris,Loraine Gelsthorpe, published by which was released on 1981. Download full Women and Crime Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Female Offenders of Intimate Partner Violence

Female Offenders of Intimate Partner Violence
  • Author : Lisa M. Conradi,Robert Geffner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-01-02
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 0128225858
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Summary : The perpetration of intimate partner violence by women has long been a controversial topic. More recently, researchers, treatment providers and other professionals have begun to critically examine theoretical, research and practice perspectives to gather a better understanding of this controversial issue. The current text will provide the reader with a ...