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By Lee E. Ross

Violence, together with intimate accomplice violence, is a number one reason behind demise, incapacity, and hospitalization within the usa and different areas all over the world. regardless of transforming into understanding, the numbers of stated and unreported incidents proceed to upward thrust. Drawing at the contributions of felony justice practitioners and educational theorists who carry sober perception to a hugely charged factor, The warfare opposed to household Violence bargains a finished, interdisciplinary examine of this phenomenon.


Topics include:





  • Domestic violence in Caucasian, Latino, African-American, Asian, local American, and Sub-Saharan African cultures

  • Child abuse and the reaction of kid welfare agencies

  • The connection among household violence and homelessness and drug abuse

  • Domestic violence in homosexual, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons

  • Spousal violence between police officers

  • The heritage of family violence policy

  • Orders of protection

  • Prosecuting and protecting these charged with family violence

  • Court-ordered therapy and group supervision of family violence offenders

  • Creating campaigns for family violence prevention



The publication offers infrequent glimpses of themes inadequately coated within the literature, permitting readers to appreciate and get pleasure from the complexity of family violence whereas additionally selling quite a few powerful recommendations to strive against its persisted upward push. The multi-layered process of this quantity and the enter from the professional participants from diverse backgrounds are destined to stimulate the curiosity of a starting to be and various viewers.

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