Essay: Gender issues-Introduction
Gender related issues for Women & Girls in the Criminal Justice System cannot be ignored especially for female offenders. This reality calls for proper scrutiny of these problems and possible approaches that can lead to solutions. This paper seeks to look at the most conspicuous problems associated with female offenders. The roles of women as parents will be highlighted followed by a close analysis of how vocational training is an issue in gender discrimination within the criminal justice system.
Physical and sexual abuses are some of the most notorious problems that female offenders are vulnerable to. Finally, possible limitations on women when preparing to reenter the society a fact influenced by the prisons organizational behavior is discussed.