The Politics of Confinement and Resistance
Publisher: Press Gang, Vancouver, Canada
Year Published: 1994
Pages: 338pp Price: $21.95 ISBN: 0-88974-050-X
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX7708
Investigates the ways in which women who transgress the social order are disciplined, punished, silenced and confined. Covers material from the witch hunts to contemporary discriminatory treatment of women by the state and its law enforcement agencies.