Sourcebook on Violence Against Women / Edition 1

Sourcebook on Violence Against Women / Edition 1

by Claire M. Renzetti, Raquel K. Bergen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761920056

ISBN-13: 9780761920052

Pub. Date: 12/14/2000

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This textbook comprises a collection of original scholarly writings extensively coving current research on violence against women. It is an excellent resource for students, practitioners, and academics.

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This textbook comprises a collection of original scholarly writings extensively coving current research on violence against women. It is an excellent resource for students, practitioners, and academics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761920052
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/14/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
552
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: THEORETICAL AND METHODOLOGICAL ISSUES IN RESEARCHING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
Theoretical Explanations for Violence against Women - Jana L Jasinski
Definitional Issues - Walter S De Keseredy and Martin D Schwartz
Measurement Issues in Studying Violence against Women - Sujuta Desai and Linda E Saltzman
Men Researching Violence Against Women - Neil Websdale
Ethical Issues in Researching Violence against Women - Jacquelyn C Campbell and J Dienemann
Collaborating for Women's Safety - Jeffrey L Edleson and Andrea L Bible
Partnerships Between Research and Practice
PART TWO: TYPES OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
Victimization of Female Children - Kathleen Kendall-Tackett
Female Genital Mutilation - Tamar Diana Wilson
From Prevalence to Prevention - Karen Bachar and Mary P Koss
Closing the Gap Between What We Know About Rape and What We Do
Violence against Women by Intimate Relationship Partners - Patricia Mahoney, Linda Williams and Carolyn M West
Violence Against Older Women - Linda Vinton
Mainstreaming Immobility - R Amy Elman
Disability Pornography and its Challenge to Two Movements
Sexual Harassment - Phoebe Morgan
Violence Against Women at Work
PART THREE: PREVENTION AND DIRECT INTERVENTION
Services for Sexual Assault Survivors - Rebecca Campbell and Patricia Yancey Martin
The Role of Rape Crisis Centers
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Program - Linda Ledray
Shelters and Other Community Based Services for Battered Women and Their Children - Cris M Sullivan and Tameka Gillum
Intervention Programs for Men Who Batter - Larry W Bennett and Oliver J Williams
The Violence against Women Act of 1994 - Roberta L Valente et al
The Federal Commitment to Ending Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Stalking, and Gender-Based Crimes of Violence
Criminal Justice System Responses to Domestic Violence - Lee Ann Iovanni and Susan L Miller
Law Enforcement and the Courts
Advocacy on Behalf of Battered Women - Ellen Pence
Health Care Interventions with Battered Women - Evan Stark
From Crisis Intervention to Complex Social Prevention
Religious Issues and Violence Against Women - Maria M Fortune
School-Based Education and Prevention Programs - Mary K O'Brien
Getting the Message Out - Marissa Ghez
Using the Media to Change Social Norms on Abuse
PART FOUR: CONTINUING AND EMERGING ISSUES
Domestic Violence as a Welfare-to-Work Barrier - Jody Raphael
Research and Theoretical Issues
Criminalization of Pregnancy - Drew Humphries
Prostitution, the Sex Industry and Sex Tourism - Jody Miller and Dheeshana Jayasundera
Violence against Women as a Human Rights Violation - Johanna Bond and Robin Phillips
International Institutional Responses

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