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CJ 220 Research Assignment (Fall 19)

This research guide is for students enrolled in Jane Swenson's Criminal Justice 220: Multicultural Diversity in Criminal Justice.

Use the tabs above to locate and select scholarly (peer reviewed), newspaper, and magazine articles that examine some aspect of the topic: Gender/ LGBTQ Issues in Criminal Justice.

Broad Research Areas - be sure to focus on a specific area of your topic

General Topic Ideas (to get you started):

Police and gender – the public or employment

Police and LGBTQ – the public or employment

Courts and gender – the public or employment

Courts and LGBTQ – the public or employment

Corrections and gender – the public or employment

Corrections and LGBTQ – the public or employment

Any of these general ideas has numerous related topics. For example – Courts and the public would include sentencing, bail, plea bargaining, history, etc.   Choose a narrow, specific topic related to one of these general ideas. 

CJ 220 Research Focus: Fall 2019

THE GENDER/ LGBTQ ASSIGNMENT      

Female Corrections Officers     

Image: Female Corrections Officers in Iowa Make Milestones. From Philadelphia Tribune, 8-19-2017.