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The Resource Domestic abuse : public policy/criminal justice approaches towards child, spousal, and elderly abuse, Suman Kakar

Domestic abuse : public policy/criminal justice approaches towards child, spousal, and elderly abuse, Suman Kakar

Label
Domestic abuse : public policy/criminal justice approaches towards child, spousal, and elderly abuse
Title
Domestic abuse
Title remainder
public policy/criminal justice approaches towards child, spousal, and elderly abuse
Statement of responsibility
Suman Kakar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Domestic Abuse presents important information on the problem of intimate abuse within the American home. The work presents theoretical and analytical explanations for domestic violence. There have been a number of books dealing with spousal abuse. This work deals with violence again children and youth as well as against elderly in their homes. This is an important contribution to the literature and integrates the issue of domestic violence with that of abuse against children, youth and the elderly
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kakar, Suman
Dewey number
362.82/92/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626.2
LC item number
.K35 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family violence
  • Family violence
  • Family violence
  • Violence familiale
  • Violence familiale
  • Violence familiale
  • Family violence
  • Family violence
  • Family violence
  • United States
  • Missbrauch
  • Familie
  • Sozialpolitik
  • USA
Label
Domestic abuse : public policy/criminal justice approaches towards child, spousal, and elderly abuse, Suman Kakar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-508) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Violence and United States' society: a historical perspective -- Violence in homes: social and cultural norms -- Three different faces of violence in families -- General causes and consequences of violence in families -- Violence in intimate relationships -- Theories of intimate violence -- Causes of violence in intimate relationships -- Legal perspectives on intimate violence -- Violence against children -- Theories of violence against children -- Consequences of violence against children -- Criminal justice approaches to violence against children -- Violence against elderly: cause and risk -- Relationship between all types of violence -- Conclusion: future directions for research in family violence -- Appendix A. Florida coalition against domestic violence -- Appendix B. State of Florida mutual order of protection -- Appendix C. State child support enforcement offices -- Appendix D. Hotlines and other contact numbers for battered women
Control code
ocm37947446
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
526 pages
Isbn
9781572920606
Lccn
97032801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37947446
  • (OCoLC)37947446
Label
Domestic abuse : public policy/criminal justice approaches towards child, spousal, and elderly abuse, Suman Kakar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-508) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Violence and United States' society: a historical perspective -- Violence in homes: social and cultural norms -- Three different faces of violence in families -- General causes and consequences of violence in families -- Violence in intimate relationships -- Theories of intimate violence -- Causes of violence in intimate relationships -- Legal perspectives on intimate violence -- Violence against children -- Theories of violence against children -- Consequences of violence against children -- Criminal justice approaches to violence against children -- Violence against elderly: cause and risk -- Relationship between all types of violence -- Conclusion: future directions for research in family violence -- Appendix A. Florida coalition against domestic violence -- Appendix B. State of Florida mutual order of protection -- Appendix C. State child support enforcement offices -- Appendix D. Hotlines and other contact numbers for battered women
Control code
ocm37947446
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
526 pages
Isbn
9781572920606
Lccn
97032801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37947446
  • (OCoLC)37947446

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