1. The making of global capitalism : a feminist historical materialist analysis 2. The law, private property and the gendered poor in the transition to capitalism 3. The liberal governance of criminality and the myths of laissez-faire 4. The 'modern' governance of poverty and criminality : penal-welfare paternalism 5. Governing social marginality in an era of disciplinary neoliberalism 6. Producing gendered precariousness and criminalized women.