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Human Services | Ratonga Tangata: Women Offending and Victimisation

Key databases

Google Scholar - multidisciplinary

PsycINFO - psychology and related disciplines

Index New Zealand - New Zealand journals and newspapers

New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse



Selected E-books

Bitton, D. M. (2011). The gender of crime. Rowman & Littlefield.

Bradley, T. (2020). Global perspectives on violence against women and girls. Bloomsbury

Chesney-Lind, M., & Shelden, R. G. (2014). Girls, delinquency and juvenile justice. Wiley Blackwell

Davidson, J. T., & Chesney-Lind, M. (2009). Gender and crime. In J. Mitchell Miller (Ed.), 21st Century criminology: A reference handbook. Sage.

Davies, P., Francis, P., & Greer, C. (Eds.). (2007). Victims, crime and society. Sage.

DeAngelis, M. (2016). Human trafficking: Women's stories of agency. Cambridge Scholars.

Devaney, J., & Lazenbatt, A. (2016). Domestic violence perpetrators: Evidence-informed responses. Routledge.

Fitz-Gibbon, K. (2018). Gender, crime and criminal justice. Routledge.

Gannon, T. A., & Cortoni, F. (2010). Female sexual offenders: Theory, assessment and treatment. Wiley Blackwell.

Gibbs, A., & Gilmour, F. E. (Eds.). (2022). Women, crime and justice in context: Contemporary perspectives in feminist criminology from Australia and New Zealand. Routledge

Grace, S. (2022). Criminal women: Gender matters. Bristol University Press. 

Johnson, H., Fisher, .B. S., & Jaquier, V. (2014). Critical Issues on Violence Against Women : International Perspectives and Promising Strategies. Routledge.

Johnson, H. Ollus, N., & Nevala, S. (2007). Violence against women: An international perspective. Springer.

Logan, T. K., Walker, R., Jordan, C. E., & Leukefeld, G. G. (2006). Women and victimization: Contributing factors, interventions and implications. American Psychological Association.

Lombard, N. (Ed.). (2018). The Routledge handbook of gender and violence. Routledge

Marsh, I. (2006). Theories of crime. Routledge.

Marway, H., & Widdows, H. (2015). Women and violence: The agency of victims and perpetrators. Palgrave Macmillan.

Meloy, M. L., & Miller, S. L. (2011). The victimization of women: Law, policies and politics. Oxford University Press.

Morash, M. (2006). Understanding gender, crime, and justice. Sage

Silvestri, M. & Crowther-Dowey, C. (2008). Gender & crime. Sage.

Sheehan, R., McIvor, G., & Trotter, C. (Eds.) (2011). Working with women offenders in the community. Willan.

True, J. (2021). Violence against women: What everyone needs to know. Oxford University Press. 

Van Gundy, A. (2014). Feminist theory, crime and social justice. Elsevier.

Van Wormer, K. (2010). Working with female offenders: A gender sensitive approach. Wiley.

Walklate, S. (2007). Handbook of victims and victimology. Wilan Publishing.

Weldon, E. (2008). The psychology of female violence: Crimes against the body. Routledge.

Welsh, K. (2008). Violence, gender and justice. London: Sage Publications.

Wilczak, A., (2017). Gender, crime, & justice: Exploring the dynamics. Lynne Rienner.

Wolhuter, L., Olley, N., & Denham, D. (2008). Victimology: Victimisation and victims' rights. Routledge.







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