Criminology - Daly & Chesney Lind

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  • Daly & Chesney Lind, 1988
    • 5 distinctive factors
      • gender orders lives and social institutions
      • knowledge reflects mens views of the social world
        • production of knowledge is gendered
      • gender is complex
        • social historical cultural product related to biological sex differences and reproductive capabilities
      • gender and masculinity/ femininity aren't symmetrical
        • based on men's superiority and socio political dominance over women
      • women are at peripheral, invisible appendages of men
        • should be at centre of intellectual equiry
    • sex is a biological category and gender is cultural
      • merging the two together under one
    • rethink the "body"
      • new conceptualisations


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