Sex, Violence and Crime: Foucault and the 'Man' Question

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What happens when you sex violent crimes? More specifically, what happens when you make men's violence against women the subject of a conversation or the focus of scholarly attention? The short answer is: all hell breaks loose. Adrian Howe explores some of the ways in which this persistent and pervasive form of violence has been named and unnamed as a significant social problem in western countries over the past four decades. Addressing what she calls the 'Man' question-so named because it pays attention to the discursive ...

Sex, Violence and Crime: Foucault and the 'Man' Question 2008, Routledgecavendish, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781904385103

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