Partner Stalking: How Women Respond, Cope, and Survive

Partner Stalking: How Women Respond, Cope, and Survive

by TK Logan, Jennifer Cole, Lisa Shannon, Robert Walker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826137563

ISBN-13: 9780826137562

Pub. Date: 05/19/2006

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

It is estimated that a quarter of all women will be stalked in their lifetime. Stalkers put their victims in danger of losing their jobs, their support system, even their lives; and subject them to dangerously high levels of fear and stress. This book examines the multiple aspects of partner stalking from the victim's perspective. Female survivors share their

Overview

It is estimated that a quarter of all women will be stalked in their lifetime. Stalkers put their victims in danger of losing their jobs, their support system, even their lives; and subject them to dangerously high levels of fear and stress. This book examines the multiple aspects of partner stalking from the victim's perspective. Female survivors share their personal stories of partner stalking, and the authors provide an extensive look at the latest stalking research providing readers with the new most relevant implications for practice and future research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826137562
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/19/2006
Series:
Springer Series on Family Violence
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 9.34(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

    List of Tables

    List of Figures

    About the Authors

    Acknowledgements

    Preface

  1. What Do We Know And What Do We Need To Know About Partner Stalking?
  2. Women's Perceptions Of Partner Stalking
  3. Partner Stalking and Previous Victimization: An Important Look
  4. The Health And Mental Health Costs Of Partner Stalking
  5. Partner Stalking And Co-Occurring Problems
  6. Partner Stalking And Coping Responses
  7. Partner Stalking And The Justice System Response
  8. Conclusion And Implications: Are There Answers For Stalking Victims?

  9. Appendix: Study Methods And Ethical Considerations

    References

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