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The Resource Neither villain nor victim : empowerment and agency among women substance abusers, edited by Tammy L. Anderson

Neither villain nor victim : empowerment and agency among women substance abusers, edited by Tammy L. Anderson

Label
Neither villain nor victim : empowerment and agency among women substance abusers
Title
Neither villain nor victim
Title remainder
empowerment and agency among women substance abusers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tammy L. Anderson
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Female drug addicts are often stereotyped either as promiscuous, lazy, and selfish, or as weak, scared, and trapped into addiction. These depictions typify the?pathology and powerlessness? narrative that has historically characterized popular and academic conversations about female substance abusers. Neither Villain Nor Victim attempts to correct these polarizing perspectives by presenting a critical feminist analysis of the drug world. By shifting the discussion to one centered on women?s agency and empowerment, this book reveals the complex experiences and social relationships of women addi
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderson, Tammy L.
Series statement
Critical issues in crime and society
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  • Women drug addicts
  • Female offenders
  • Women prisoners
  • Female offenders
  • Women prisoners
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Toxicomanes
  • Femmes
  • Criminelles
  • Prisonnières
  • Criminelles
  • Prisonnières
  • Théorie féministe
  • SELF-HELP
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Female offenders
  • Female offenders
  • Women drug addicts
  • Women prisoners
  • Women prisoners
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Sex Factors
  • Women
Label
Neither villain nor victim : empowerment and agency among women substance abusers, edited by Tammy L. Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dimensions of women's power in the illicit drug economy / Tammy L. Anderson -- Seeing women, power, and drugs through the lens of embodiment / Elizabeth Ettorre -- Demonstrating a female-specific agency and empowerment in drug selling / R. Baskin and Ira Sommers -- Negotiating the streets : women, power, and resistance in street-life social networks / Christopher W. Mullins -- Women's agency in the context of drug use / Yasmina Katsulis and Kim M. Blankenship -- Facilitating change for women? : exploring the role of therapeutic jurisprudence in drug court / Christine A. Saum and Allison R. Gray -- Negotiating gender for couples in methadone maintenance treatment / Margaret Kelley -- A spoonful of sugar? : treating women in prison / Margaret S. Malloch -- More of a danger to myself : community reentry of dually diagnosed females involved with the criminal justice system / Stephanie W. Hartwell -- "Hustling" to save women's lives : empowerment strategies of recovering HIV-positive women / Michelle Tracy Berger -- Drug use, prostitution, and globalization : a modest proposal for rethinking policy / Phyllis Coontz and Cate Greibel
Control code
ocn236079599
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813544632
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786611397197
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jwq4g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)236079599
Label
Neither villain nor victim : empowerment and agency among women substance abusers, edited by Tammy L. Anderson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dimensions of women's power in the illicit drug economy / Tammy L. Anderson -- Seeing women, power, and drugs through the lens of embodiment / Elizabeth Ettorre -- Demonstrating a female-specific agency and empowerment in drug selling / R. Baskin and Ira Sommers -- Negotiating the streets : women, power, and resistance in street-life social networks / Christopher W. Mullins -- Women's agency in the context of drug use / Yasmina Katsulis and Kim M. Blankenship -- Facilitating change for women? : exploring the role of therapeutic jurisprudence in drug court / Christine A. Saum and Allison R. Gray -- Negotiating gender for couples in methadone maintenance treatment / Margaret Kelley -- A spoonful of sugar? : treating women in prison / Margaret S. Malloch -- More of a danger to myself : community reentry of dually diagnosed females involved with the criminal justice system / Stephanie W. Hartwell -- "Hustling" to save women's lives : empowerment strategies of recovering HIV-positive women / Michelle Tracy Berger -- Drug use, prostitution, and globalization : a modest proposal for rethinking policy / Phyllis Coontz and Cate Greibel
Control code
ocn236079599
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813544632
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786611397197
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jwq4g
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)236079599

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