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

This e-book brings jointly feminist lecturers and attorneys to provide a magnificent number of replacement judgments in a sequence of Australian criminal situations. through re-imagining unique felony judgements via a feminist lens, the gathering explores the probabilities, limits and implications of feminist methods to felony decision-making. every one case is followed by way of a quick observation that areas it in criminal and historic context and explains what the feminist rewriting does in a different way to the unique case. The circumstances not just disguise issues of long-standing curiosity to feminist students – akin to family members legislation, sexual offences and discrimination legislation – but additionally components that have had much less recognition, together with Indigenous sovereignty, constitutional legislation, immigration, taxation and environmental legislation. the gathering contributes a exceptionally Australian viewpoint to the transforming into foreign literature investigating the position of feminist criminal thought in judicial decision-making.

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