skip to content
Westward bound : sex, violence, the law, and the making of a settler society Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Westward bound : sex, violence, the law, and the making of a settler society

Author: Lesley Erickson
Publisher: Vancouver [B.C.] : UBC Press, ©2011
Series: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Through the study of hundreds of criminal cases, Westward Bound explores how encounters between the courts and ordinary people on the Canadian Prairies contributed to the construction of race, class,  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lesley Erickson
ISBN: 9780774818605 0774818603 0774818581 9780774818582
OCLC Number: 755882837
Notes: "Published by UBC Press for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History."
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 337 pages).
Contents: Fruitful Land, Happy Homes, Manly Titans: Settlement Frontiers, Law, and the Intimate in Colonialism and Nation Building --
They Know No Better: Maintaining Race and Managing Domestic Space at the Fringes of Civilization --
The Most Public of Private Women: Prostitutes, Reformers, and Police Courts --
The Farmer, the Pioneer Woman, and the Hired Hand: Sexual Violence, Seduction, and the Boundaries of Class --
For Family, Nation, and Empire: Policing Drugs, Abortion, and Heterosexuality in the Interwar City --
The Might of a Good Strong Hand: Domestic Violence, Wife Murder, and Incest --
She Is to Be Pitied, Not Punished: The Murderess, the Woman Question, and the Capital Punishment Debate --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
Responsibility: Lesley Erickson.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This exploration of hegemony and resistance debunks the myth of Canada's peaceful settlement of the West. Prairie Books Now, No. 59, Summer 2012 Fascinating...Erickson's substantive incorporation of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/755882837> # Westward bound : sex, violence, the law, and the making of a settler society
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "755882837" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/bcc> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Place/vancouver_b_c> ; # Vancouver B.C.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/criminal_justice_administration_of_canada_western_history> ; # Criminal justice, Administration of--Canada, Western--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/crimes_contre_les_femmes_canada_ouest_histoire> ; # Crimes contre les femmes--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/883246> ; # Criminal justice, Administration of
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/criminelles_canada_ouest_histoire> ; # Criminelles--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/social_science_criminology> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Criminology
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176618> ; # Women--Crimes against
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114396> ; # Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/female_offenders_canada_western_history> ; # Female offenders--Canada, Western--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1692641> ; # Canada, Western.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/883359> ; # Criminal law--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/droit_penal_aspect_social_canada_ouest> ; # Droit pénal--Aspect social--Canada (Ouest)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/364.08209712/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/justice_penale_administration_canada_ouest_histoire> ; # Justice pénale--Administration--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922629> ; # Female offenders
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/criminal_law_social_aspects_canada_western> ; # Criminal law--Social aspects--Canada, Western
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/sex_discrimination_in_criminal_justice_administration_canada_western_history> ; # Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration--Canada, Western--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/women_crimes_against_canada_western_history> ; # Women--Crimes against--Canada, Western--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/discrimination_sexuelle_dans_l_administration_de_la_justice_penale_canada_ouest_histoire> ; # Discrimination sexuelle dans l'administration de la justice pénale--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2011" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/106153126> ; # Lesley Erickson
    schema:datePublished "2011" ;
    schema:description "Fruitful Land, Happy Homes, Manly Titans: Settlement Frontiers, Law, and the Intimate in Colonialism and Nation Building -- They Know No Better: Maintaining Race and Managing Domestic Space at the Fringes of Civilization -- The Most Public of Private Women: Prostitutes, Reformers, and Police Courts -- The Farmer, the Pioneer Woman, and the Hired Hand: Sexual Violence, Seduction, and the Boundaries of Class -- For Family, Nation, and Empire: Policing Drugs, Abortion, and Heterosexuality in the Interwar City -- The Might of a Good Strong Hand: Domestic Violence, Wife Murder, and Incest -- She Is to Be Pitied, Not Punished: The Murderess, the Woman Question, and the Capital Punishment Debate -- Conclusion."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1019769047> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://worldcat.org/issn/1496-4953> ; # Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.),
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "Westward bound : sex, violence, the law, and the making of a settler society"@en ;
    schema:productID "755882837" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/755882837#PublicationEvent/vancouver_b_c_ubc_press_2011_saint_lazare_quebec_canadian_electronic_library_2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Agent/ubc_press> ; # UBC Press
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10488864> ;
    schema:url <http://www.deslibris.ca/ID/439027> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=382551> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780774818605> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780774818582> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/755882837> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Place/vancouver_b_c> # Vancouver B.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Vancouver B.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/crimes_contre_les_femmes_canada_ouest_histoire> # Crimes contre les femmes--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Crimes contre les femmes--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/criminal_justice_administration_of_canada_western_history> # Criminal justice, Administration of--Canada, Western--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85034049> ;
    schema:name "Criminal justice, Administration of--Canada, Western--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/criminal_law_social_aspects_canada_western> # Criminal law--Social aspects--Canada, Western
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009122404> ;
    schema:name "Criminal law--Social aspects--Canada, Western"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/criminelles_canada_ouest_histoire> # Criminelles--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Criminelles--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/discrimination_sexuelle_dans_l_administration_de_la_justice_penale_canada_ouest_histoire> # Discrimination sexuelle dans l'administration de la justice pénale--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Discrimination sexuelle dans l'administration de la justice pénale--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/droit_penal_aspect_social_canada_ouest> # Droit pénal--Aspect social--Canada (Ouest)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Droit pénal--Aspect social--Canada (Ouest)"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/female_offenders_canada_western_history> # Female offenders--Canada, Western--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047732> ;
    schema:name "Female offenders--Canada, Western--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/justice_penale_administration_canada_ouest_histoire> # Justice pénale--Administration--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Justice pénale--Administration--Canada (Ouest)--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/sex_discrimination_in_criminal_justice_administration_canada_western_history> # Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration--Canada, Western--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85120599> ;
    schema:name "Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration--Canada, Western--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/social_science_criminology> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Criminology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Criminology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#Topic/women_crimes_against_canada_western_history> # Women--Crimes against--Canada, Western--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85147284> ;
    schema:name "Women--Crimes against--Canada, Western--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114396> # Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sex discrimination in criminal justice administration"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1176618> # Women--Crimes against
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Women--Crimes against"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1692641> # Canada, Western.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Canada, Western." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/883246> # Criminal justice, Administration of
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Criminal justice, Administration of"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/883359> # Criminal law--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Criminal law--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/922629> # Female offenders
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Female offenders"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/106153126> # Lesley Erickson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1971" ;
    schema:familyName "Erickson" ;
    schema:givenName "Lesley" ;
    schema:name "Lesley Erickson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1019769047#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:description "Print version" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/755882837> ; # Westward bound : sex, violence, the law, and the making of a settler society
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780774818582>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0774818581" ;
    schema:isbn "9780774818582" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780774818605>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0774818603" ;
    schema:isbn "9780774818605" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/issn/1496-4953> # Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.),
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/755882837> ; # Westward bound : sex, violence, the law, and the making of a settler society
    schema:issn "1496-4953" ;
    schema:name "Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)," ;
    schema:name "Law & society series," ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/755882837>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/755882837> ; # Westward bound : sex, violence, the law, and the making of a settler society
    schema:dateModified "2016-11-22" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.