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Domestic violence in context

an assessment of community attitudes

by Robert T. Sigler

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Published by Lexington Books in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Family violence -- United States.,
    • Wife abuse -- United States.,
    • Child abuse -- United States.,
    • Older people -- Abuse of -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [121]-170.

      StatementRobert T. Sigler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ809.3.U5 S59 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 175 p. ;
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2211091M
      ISBN 100669209368
      LC Control Number89033788

      Some cases that have considered relationship, context, tendency and coincidence evidence in the context of domestic and family violence include: Roach v The Queen [] HCA 12 (4 May ) – High Court of Australia (appeal from Queensland Court of Appeal). UNdeRsTaNdiNG THe NaTURe aNd dyNaMiCs OF dOMesTiC viOLeNCe Missouri Coalition against domestic and sexual violence 2 domestiC violenCe is unlike other Crime While domestic violence has certain similarities to other forms of family violence—such as child abuse, child-to-parent violence, siblingFile Size: 1MB.

      Introduction Domestic violence is the most common manifestation of gender-based violence in South Africa (Geldenhuys, ). Although the South African government regularly profess that DV is an unacceptable hideous crime, no effort from their side to curb it seems to work. This book deals with ethical problems of domestic violence as discussed in historic and contemporary Islamic religious doctrine. The stakes are high, and very real. The author confronts the significant issue of how modern Muslims can relate to Islamic tradition and the Qur'anic by: 7.

        The books sets the findings in the context of the policies on protection of victims of domestic violence, the problems they face and protection after This book will be of interest to those studying law, social work, sociology and women’s studies.   The extent and nature of domestic violence and abuse. As domestic violence cases increasingly enter the court system, and consequences of aggressive accidents threaten the functioning, well-being and health of victims, in family or outside systems, it is important to describe extent and nature of this phenomenon. 2 Although both men and women initiate violence, the violence Cited by: 5.


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Domestic Violence in International Context brings together expert scholars native to twelve different countries to examine the history and scope of domestic violence and how it is being addressed, repressed or ignored in their thirteen respective countries.

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