Same-Sex Domestic Violence: Strategies for Change / Edition 1

Same-Sex Domestic Violence: Strategies for Change / Edition 1

by Sandra E. Lundy
     
 

This comprehensive resource book examines a broad range of issues that confront the victims of same-sex domestic violence and those who offer them services. Chapters include topics of practical concern, HIV, same-sex domestic violence, establishing safe-home networks for battered gay men, courtroom advocacy, coalition building and dating violence prevention.

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This comprehensive resource book examines a broad range of issues that confront the victims of same-sex domestic violence and those who offer them services. Chapters include topics of practical concern, HIV, same-sex domestic violence, establishing safe-home networks for battered gay men, courtroom advocacy, coalition building and dating violence prevention.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761903239
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/24/1999
Series:
SAGE Series on Violence against Women Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.61(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: PROLOGUE: HEARING THE PROBLEM
Sharing My Story - K J
Rape - Patrick Letellier
Personal Story - Curt Rogers
PART TWO: LEGAL PERSPECTIVES
Twice Abused - Evan Fray-Witzer
Same-Sex Domestic Violence and the Law
Equal Protection/Equal Safety - Sandra E Lundy
Representing Victims of Same-Sex Partner Abuse in Court
Creating Courtroom Accessibility - Andrea Cabral and Diane Coffey
PART THREE: ORGANIZING COALITIONS / BUILDING COMMUNITIES
History, Culture and Identity - Charlene Allen and Beth Leventhal
What Makes GLBT Battering Different
Lesbians Organizing Lesbians Against Battering - Ann Russo
HIV and Same-Sex Domestic Violence - Bea Hanson and Terry Maroney
Six Steps - Curt Rogers
Organizing Support Services and Safe-Home Networks for Battered Gay Men
Lesbians and Bisexual Women Working Cooperatively to End Domestic Violence - Beth Crane et al
Coalition Building 'Til It Hurts - Jennifer Margulies
Creating Safety Around S/M and Battering
Woman-to-Woman Battering on College Campuses - Tonja Santos
Domestic Violence Among Same-Sex Partners in the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Communities in Puerto Rico - José Toro-Alfonso
Approaching the Issue
A 'New Kind' of Battered Woman - Martha Lucía García
Challenges for the Movement
Battered Bisexual Women - Sarah Sulis
PART FOUR: PROVIDING SERVICES
An Argument for Separate Services - Jennifer Grant
Assessing the Lesbian Victim - Alma Banda Goddard and Tara Hardy
1 in 3 of 1 in 10 - Gregory S Merrill
Sexual and Dating Violence Prevention Groups for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Youth
Groups for Gay and Bisexual Male Survivors of Domestic Violence - Robb Johnson
Running Batterers Groups for Lesbains - Susan Cayouette

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