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Insult to Injury

Rethinking Our Responses to Intimate Abuse

Insult to Injury( )
Author: Mills, Linda G.
ISBN:978-0-691-09639-1
Publication Date:Sep 2003
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $99.00
Book Description:

Locking up men who beat their partners sounds like a tremendous improvement over the days when men could hit women with impunity and women fearing for their lives could expect no help from authorities. But does our system of requiring the arrest, prosecution, and incarceration of abusers lessen domestic violence or help battered women? In this already controversial but vitally important book, we learn that the criminal justice system may actually be making the problem of domestic...
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Book Details
Pages:192
Detailed Subjects: Family & Relationships / Abuse / General
Family & Relationships / Abuse / Domestic Partner Abuse
Social Science / Feminism & Feminist Theory
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 23.495 cm
Book Weight:0.455 Kilograms



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