Discussion Board Type: CRITIQUE In this module while discussing social conflict theories, one field of criminological thought that was examined was feminist criminology. Feminist criminology attempts to provide gender awareness to

criminological theories and concepts. This branch emerged around the 1970s and is still in action today. Feminist criminology provides a great amount of knowledge on gender awareness and brings attention to how the criminal justice system may be insufficient in this area. However, it seems to lack in how these new ways of thinking could be implemented to ensure gender awareness in the system.