Amanda Glasbeek is an assistant professor of criminology in the Department of Social Science at York University.
Introduction 1 The Toronto Women's Police Court as an Institution 2 Feminism, Moral Equality, and the Criminal Law: The Women's Court as Feminized Justice 3 "The badness of their badness when they're bad": Women, Crime, and the Court 4 "What chance is there for a girl?" Vagrancy and Theft Charges in the Women's Court 5 "Up again, Jenny?" Repeat Offenders in the Women's Court 6 "Can her justice be just?" Margaret Patterson, Male Critics, and Female Criminals, 1922-34 Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index