Home Safe Home: Housing Solutions for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence

Home Safe Home: Housing Solutions for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813585840
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 12/05/2016
Series: Violence Against Women and Children
Edition description: None ed.
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 1,266,921
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

HILARY BOTEIN is an associate professor in the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College, City University of New York. 
ANDREA HETLING is an associate professor in the Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey. 

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments
Part IWhy Long-Term Housing for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence?
Chapter 1“Why Doesn’t She Leave?”: Intimate Partner Violence and Housing Instability
Chapter 2“How Does Housing Help?”: A “Services Light” Long-Term Housing Model
Part IIThe Current Policy and Service Environment: How Did We Get Here?
Chapter 3First Stop: Emergency Shelters and Transitional Programs
Chapter 4Mismatch between US Social Policy and Intimate Partner Violence
Part IIIAn Evolving Approach: Long-Term Housing
Chapter 5National Overview: Legislative Response and Program Variations
Chapter 6Developing Program Theory and Goals: Long-Term Housing with Services
Chapter 7Survivor Perspectives on Program Theory and Models
Part IVNext Steps?
Chapter 8Moving Forward: Research and Policy
Epilogue: A Practitioner’s Perspective

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