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ADLER, FREDA. Sisters in Crime: The Rise of the New Female Criminal. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1975.

ARNOLD, REGINA. "The Processes of Criminalization of Black Women." In The Criminal Justice System and Women. Edited by B. Price and N. Sokoloff. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1995. Pages 136–146.

AUSTIN, ROY L. "Recent Trends in Official Male and Female Crime Rates: The Convergence Controversy." Journal of Criminal Justice 21 (1993): 447–466.

BOWKER, LEE H. Women, Crime and the Criminal Justice System. Lexington, Mass.: Heath, 1978.

BROIDY, LISA, and AGNEW, ROBERT. "Gender and Crime: A General Strain Theory Perspective." Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 34 (1997): 275–306.

Bureau of Justice Statistics. National Crime Victimization Survey. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Justice, 1980–1998.

CAMPBELL, ANN. The Girls in the Gang. Oxford, U.K.: Basil Blackwell, 1984.

CHESNEY-LIND, M. "Women and Crime: The Female Offender." Signs 12 (1986): 78–96.

——. The Female Offender. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 1997.

CLOWARD, RICHARD, and PIVEN FRANCIS. "Hidden Protest: The Channeling of Female Protest and Resistance." Signs 4 (1979): 651–669.

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Organized Crime in Pennsylvania: The 1990 Report. Conshohocken, Pa.: Pennsylvania Crime Commission, 1991.

DALY, KATHLEEN. Gender, Crime, and Punishment. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1994.

DENNO, DEBORAH. "Gender, Crime and the Criminal Law Defenses." Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology 85, no. 1 (1994): 80–180.

DOBASH, RUSSELL; DOBASH, R. EMERSON; WILSON, MARTIN; and DALY, MARY. "The Myth of Sexual Symmetry in Marital Violence." Social Problems 39 (1992): 71–91.

ELLIOT, DELBERT, and AGETON, SUZANNE. "Reconciling Race and Class Differences in Self-Reported and Official Estimates of Delinquency." American Sociological Review 45 (1980): 95–110.

Federal Bureau of Investigation. Uniform Crime Reports: Crime in the United States. Washington, D.C.: Department of Justice, 1980–1998.

FREUD, SIGMUND. New Introductory Lectures. New York: Norton, 1933.

GILFUS, MARY. "From Victims to Survivors to Offenders: Women's Routes to Entry and Immersion into Street Crime." Women and Criminal Justice 4 (1992): 63–89.

GILLIGAN, CAROL. In a Different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women's Development. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1982.

GIORDANO, PEGGY; CERNKOVICH, STEPHEN; and PUGH, MARTIN. "Friendships and Delinquency." American Journal of Sociology 91 (1986): 1170–1203.

GLUECK, SHELDON, and GLUECK, ELEANOR. Five Hundred Delinquent Women. New York: Knopf, 1934.

HAGAN, JOHN. Structural Criminology. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1989.

HAGAN, JOHN; SIMPSON, JOHN; and GILLIS, A. R. "Class in the Household: A Power Control Theory of Gender and Delinquency." American Journal of Sociology 92 (1987): 788–816.

HARRIS, ANTHONY. "Sex and Theories of Deviance: Toward a Functional Theory of Deviant Type-scripts." American Sociological Review 42 (1977): 3–16.

JAMES, JENNIFER. "Prostitutes and Prostitution." In Deviants: Voluntary Action in a Hostile World. Edited by E. Sagarin and F. Montanino. New York: Scott, Foresman, 1977.

LOMBROSO, CEASAR, and FERRARO, WILLIAM. The Female Offender. London: Fisher Unwin, 1895.

MILLER, ELEANOR. Street Women. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1986.

MILLER, JO. "Up it Up: Gender and the Accomplishment of Street Robbery." Criminology 36 (1998): 37–65.

MORASH, MERRY, and CHESNEY-LIND, MEDA. "A Reformulation and Partial Test of the Power Control Theory of Delinquency." Justice Quarterly 8 (1991): 347–377.

POLLAK, OTTO. The Criminality of Women. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1950.

RICHIE, BETH. The Gendered Entrapment of Battered, Black Women. London: Routledge, 1996.

SIMON, RITA. The Contemporary Woman and Crime. Rockville, Md.: National Institute of Mental Health, 1975.

SIMPSON, SALLY, and ELLIS, LISA. "Doing Gender: Sorting Out the Caste and Crime Conundrum." Criminology 33 (1975): 47–81.

STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL. "Sex Differences in Patterns of Adult Crime. 1965–1977: A Review and Assessment." Social Forces 58 (1980): 1080–1108.

——. "Sex-segregation in the Underworld: Building a Sociological Explanation of Sex Differences in Crime." Social Forces 61 (1983): 1080–1108.

——. The Fence: In the Shadow of Two Worlds. Totowa, N.J.: Rowman and Littlefield, 1986.

——. "National Trends in Female Arrests, 1960–1990: Assessment and Recommendations for Research." Journal of Quantitative Criminology 9 (1993): 413–441.

STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL, and ALLAN, EMILIE. "Gender and Crime: Toward a Gendered Theory of Female Offending." Annual Review of Sociology 22 (1996): 459–487.

——. "Gender, Age, and Crime." In Handbook of Contemporary Criminology, 3rd ed. Edited by J. Sheley. New York: Wadsworth, 2000.

STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL; ALLAN, EMILIE; and STREIFEL, CATHY. "Development and Female Crime: A Cross-national Test of Alternative Explanations." Social Forces 68 (1989): 262–283.

STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL, and CLARK, ROBERT. "Sociocultural vs. Biological/sexist Explanations of Sex Differences in Crime: A Survey of American Criminology Textbooks, 1919–1965." American Sociologist 15 (1980): 246–255.

STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL, and TERRY, ROBERT. "Institutional Sexism in the Underworld: A View from the Inside." Sociological Inquiry 56 (1986): 304–323.

STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL, and STREIFEL, CATHY. "The Distribution of Crime by Age and Gender Across Three Historical Periods—1935, 1960, 1985." Social Forces 69 (1991): 869–894.

STEFFENSMEIER, DARRELL; ULMER, JEFFREY; and KRAMER, JOHN. "The Interaction of Race, Gender, and Age in Criminal Sentencing: The Punishment Cost of Being Young, Black, and Male." Criminology 36 (1998): 763–798.

STRAUS, MURRAY, and GELLES, RICHARD. Physical Violence in American Families. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction, 1990.

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