Download e-book for kindle: Critical Issues on Violence Against Women: International by Holly Johnson,Bonnie S. Fisher,Veronique Jaquier

By Holly Johnson,Bonnie S. Fisher,Veronique Jaquier

ISBN-10: 0415856248

ISBN-13: 9780415856249

ISBN-10: 0415856256

ISBN-13: 9780415856256

Violence opposed to girls is a world challenge and regardless of a wealth of data and encouraging motion worldwide, it keeps unabated. Bringing jointly some of the best in overseas scholarship with a wealthy number of pedagogical positive factors, this leading edge new textbook on violence opposed to girls is particularly designed to impress debate, interrogate assumptions and inspire serious wondering this international factor.

This booklet offers more than a few severe reflections at the strengths and boundaries of responses to violent crimes opposed to girls and the way they've got developed up to now. every one part is brought with an summary of a selected subject via a professional within the box, via considerate reflections by way of researchers, practitioners, or advocates that include new learn findings, a brand new initiative, or cutting edge rules for reform. issues lined include:

  • advances in dimension of violence opposed to women,

  • justice process responses to intimate associate violence and sexual assault,

  • victim challenge and advocacy,

  • behaviour switch courses for abusers, and

  • prevention of violence opposed to ladies.

Each part is supplemented with studying pursuits, serious pondering questions and lists of extra studying and assets to motivate dialogue and to assist scholars to understand the contested nature of coverage. The cutting edge constitution will convey debate alive within the school room or seminar and makes the ebook ideal studying for classes on violence opposed to girls, gender and crime, victimology, and crime prevention.

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