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The Resource Death by domestic violence : preventing the murders and murder-suicides, Katherine van Wormer and Albert R. Roberts

Death by domestic violence : preventing the murders and murder-suicides, Katherine van Wormer and Albert R. Roberts

Label
Death by domestic violence : preventing the murders and murder-suicides
Title
Death by domestic violence
Title remainder
preventing the murders and murder-suicides
Statement of responsibility
Katherine van Wormer and Albert R. Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Each year, about 33 percent of all women and 3 percent of all men murdered in the United States, are killed by a so-called intimate, a spouse, partner, or lover. Nationwide, murder by an intimate is the number one cause of death for pregnant women. And murder by an intimate is not just an American problem. A European task force recently found domestic violence accounts for 25 percent of all homicides in London, and 35 percent across England and Wales. In this timely book, van Wormer and Roberts describe the problem, and what they have seen and heard on the front lines with both women and men w
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Wormer, Katherine S
Dewey number
364.4/0457
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626
LC item number
.V36 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Roberts, Albert R
Series statement
Social and psychological issues,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family violence
  • Homicide
  • Social Science
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Family violence
  • Homicide
  • Häusliche Gewalt
  • Tötung
  • Prävention
Label
Death by domestic violence : preventing the murders and murder-suicides, Katherine van Wormer and Albert R. Roberts
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0824/2008033665.html
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Women and families at risk : an overview -- Risk factors for domestic homicide -- The dynamics of murder-suicide in domestic situations -- The role of alcohol and other drugs in domestic homicide / Katherine van Wormer, Alissa Mallow, and Kelly Ward -- Issues of power and control in the death of a loved one / Kelly Ward and Carolyn A. Bradley -- Portraits of life in the aftermath of domestic homicide / Marilyn Peterson Armour -- Domestic homicide worldwide / Katherine van Wormer and Woochan S. Shim -- Response of the U.S. criminal justice system -- Personal narratives of women in prison for partner homicide -- Safety plans for the prevention of intimate homicide -- Work with dangerous battering men
Control code
ocn428699926
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313354908
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612420870
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 242087
  • EB33D604-CFB0-4E08-BF64-6D6FBF1932D1
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o428699926
  • (OCoLC)428699926
Label
Death by domestic violence : preventing the murders and murder-suicides, Katherine van Wormer and Albert R. Roberts
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0824/2008033665.html
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Women and families at risk : an overview -- Risk factors for domestic homicide -- The dynamics of murder-suicide in domestic situations -- The role of alcohol and other drugs in domestic homicide / Katherine van Wormer, Alissa Mallow, and Kelly Ward -- Issues of power and control in the death of a loved one / Kelly Ward and Carolyn A. Bradley -- Portraits of life in the aftermath of domestic homicide / Marilyn Peterson Armour -- Domestic homicide worldwide / Katherine van Wormer and Woochan S. Shim -- Response of the U.S. criminal justice system -- Personal narratives of women in prison for partner homicide -- Safety plans for the prevention of intimate homicide -- Work with dangerous battering men
Control code
ocn428699926
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313354908
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612420870
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 242087
  • EB33D604-CFB0-4E08-BF64-6D6FBF1932D1
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o428699926
  • (OCoLC)428699926

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