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By Heather Douglas,Francesca Bartlett,Trish Luker,Rosemary Hunter

This publication brings jointly feminist teachers and attorneys to give a magnificent choice of substitute judgments in a sequence of Australian criminal circumstances. by way of re-imagining unique felony judgements via a feminist lens, the gathering explores the probabilities, limits and implications of feminist ways to felony decision-making. every one case is followed by means of a short observation that locations it in felony and historic context and explains what the feminist rewriting does in a different way to the unique case. The instances not just disguise subject matters of long-standing curiosity to feminist students – comparable to relations legislation, sexual offences and discrimination legislations – but additionally components that have had much less realization, together with Indigenous sovereignty, constitutional legislation, immigration, taxation and environmental legislation. the gathering contributes a enormously Australian point of view to the growing to be foreign literature investigating the position of feminist criminal idea in judicial decision-making.

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