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Companion Reader on Violence Against Women

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Companion Reader on Violence Against Women

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Description

Designed to advance knowledge about violence against women and to serve as an inspiration to those studying or working in the field, this companion reader’s 20 original articles focus first on theoretical and methodological issues, then on types of violence against women, and finally on prevention and direct intervention. Readers will find a wide range of articles that draw attention to the global dimensions of violence against women and the importance of taking into account political, economic, and cultural differences across diverse groups of people. While the book’s articles are designed as companion pieces to the chapters in the Second Edition of the Sourcebook, this reader may also be used as a stand-alone text by those researching specific topics, such as diversity issues, conducting trainings, or teaching advanced courses, such as international social work.

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Publication Date

2011

Publisher

Sage Publications, Inc.

City

Thousand Oaks, CA

p-ISBN

9781412996495

Disciplines

Gender and Sexuality | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry and Psychology | Sociology

Comments

Dr. Claire Renzetti, Dr. Jeffrey Edleson, and Dr. Raquel Kennedy Bergen were editors of this book.

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