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Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009153
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0915-3
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385592-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8559-2
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
..., criminal justice reformers, and prison abolitionists—have run the other way. In this chapter, I examine how (largely feminist) ideas about victimization, age, and sexuality, as well as the intersections of race and criminal (in)justice have led progressives to exclude sex offenders from their purview. ...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
..., criminal justice reformers, and prison abolitionists—have run the other way. In this chapter, I examine how (largely feminist) ideas about victimization, age, and sexuality, as well as the intersections of race and criminal (in)justice have led progressives to exclude sex offenders from their purview...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... inequalities. This article challenges that conventional narrative through an examination of the transformation of California’s sex offender registry—the first of its kind in the nation—in the 1970s and ’80s. During this period, some gay activists, along with many other groups, did help to make the registry...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... The sexual psychopath laws are still with us. They re-emerged in the 1990s under a new rubric—“sexually violent predator” laws—in twenty states that are now incarcerating thousands of people who have already served prison terms for sex offenses. They rely on a legal fiction: that the offenders...
Published: 01 May 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392255-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9225-5
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... how the overlapping sex offender, queer, and criminalization/incarceration organizing tensions provide an opportunity to reflect on the wider implications of the authors’ very local work and to build shared analysis. ...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... criminalize consensual conduct and subvert civil rights through the CASE Act’s use of the sex offender registry. Based on inflated numbers and junk science, the notion of trafficking sold to California voters bore little resemblance to the reality of debt bondage and nonconsent—things that California law...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... women, and gay men—to prison for years at a time merely for offering oral or anal sex for money. It then forced them to register as sex offenders. This article examines the powerful campaign that was launched in 2011 against the CANS law. In two short years, despite the state’s strenuous efforts to...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... examines how the overlapping sex offender, queer, and criminalization/incarceration organizing tensions provide an opportunity to reflect on the wider implications of the authors’ very local work and to build shared analysis. This essay describes the personal experiences of a woman who, in September...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... reformers, and prison abolitionists—have run the other way. In this chapter, I examine how (largely feminist) ideas about victimization, age, and sexuality, as well as the intersections of race and criminal (in)justice have led progressives to exclude sex offenders from their purview. In this...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... at a time merely for offering oral or anal sex for money. It then forced them to register as sex offenders. This article examines the powerful campaign that was launched in 2011 against the CANS law. In two short years, despite the state’s strenuous efforts to defend its archaic law, this campaign...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376194-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7619-4
... criminals only and looked past similar offenses by Chinese and Mexican men and women. These representations played a crucial role in the operations of cross-dressing law, linking the politics of gender normativity to whiteness and framing cross-dressing offenders as criminal nuisances and queer freaks. ...
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By Gillian Harkins
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009153-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0915-3
..., 56 61; spectaculariza tion of, 29 33, 80 81; virtual pedophilia and, 59 61; in The Woodsman, 181 93 Adult Swim (television program), 101 Advanced Notification of Traveling Sex Offenders, 93, 211n26 aestheticization: in Capturing the Friedmans, 131 32; forensic science and, 26 27; in tele- vision...
Book Chapter

By Gillian Harkins
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009153-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0915-3
... /hopes /culture /television /215829 -jace -alexander -child -pornography -directed -these -episodes -of -law -order. Ackerman, Alissa, Andrew Harris, Jill Levenson, and Kristen Zgoba. 2011. Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood? A Descriptive Analysis of Individuals on Public Sex Offender Registries...
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009153-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0915-3
... forensic black hole in his study of sex offender rehabilitation units. This zone of indis- tinction draws all dangers and abnormalities into its field and proposes the 64 CHAPTER TWO pedophile as its event horizon. The pedophile became the figure for a virtual predator whose sexuality exemplifies what...
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009153-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0915-3
... central part of the process through which represen- tation itself becomes part of security culture. In closing, I pose the question of how this argument should be taken up in relation to two main problems: first, what assumptions are mobilized in efforts to dismantle Sex Offender Regis- tration and...