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Description de l’éditeur

Engendered Death: Pennsylvania Women Who Kill is a historical and interdisciplinary study of women who kill in Pennsylvania from the 18th century to the present. It is not an examination of what motivates women to kill, although the reader may deduce that from the case studies included. Instead, it is an examination of how society perceives women who kill and how the gender-lens is applied to them throughout the legal process in the media and in the courtroom. What makes this work particularly unique is its combination of both scholarly analysis and narrative case studies. As such, it will appeal to both the scholar and the reader of true-crime non-fiction.

GENRE
Essais et sciences humaines
SORTIE
2011
16 décembre
LANGUE
EN
Anglais
LONGUEUR
212
Pages
ÉDITEUR
Lehigh University Press
TAILLE
1.1
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