Newton, Andrew D. (2016) Why we shouldn’t dismiss the idea of women-only carriages. The Conversation. ISSN 2044-5032
- Published Version
Available under License Creative Commons Attribution.
Download (421kB) | Preview
After Labour Party leadership candidate Jeremy Corbyn raised the idea of women-only carriages on trains the idea has been variously described as a “backward step for women”, or “another form of victim blaming”, and even compared to apartheid. The harassment women experience in public spaces and what to do about it is a highly emotive subject, so why dismiss the idea outright?
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
|Schools:||School of Human and Health Sciences
School of Human and Health Sciences > Applied Criminology Centre
|Depositing User:||Sara Taylor|
|Date Deposited:||22 Sep 2016 12:34|
|Last Modified:||21 Oct 2016 18:18|
Downloads per month over past year
Repository Staff Only: item control page