*HH06, Women, Law, and Social Control, Alida V. Merlo(Westfield State College), Joycelyn M. Pollock(Southwest Texas State University), U4784-7, 416 pp., 6 x 9, 0-, paperbound, 1995, $18.75nk, October*/This edited text examines women in the criminal justice system A as practitioner, as offenders, and as victims. The current and relevant articles share a central theme: certain aspects of the legal system and society have affected all women in similar ways. Both historical and current issues are examined.It is a responsibility of the police leadership to begin changing the organizational culture of the occupation. Police administrators and managers must implement strategies to recruit individuals who are representative of the community theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Women, Law, and Social Control|
|Author||:||Alida V. Merlo, Joycelyn M. Pollock|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan Publishing Company - 1995|