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Gendering the Strip Search
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Mullins, Christopher. 2010. “Gendering the Strip Search”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This class discussion is designed to highlight how the victimization experiences of female offenders, especially juvenile delinquents, can make some standard procedures in criminal justice practice highly problematic. By highlighting the high rates of sexual assault and abuse victimization, the frequent, and especially cross-gender, use of strip searches...

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Subject Area(s):
Sex and Gender
Resource Type(s):
Class Activity
Class Level(s):
College 200

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