9780130835253

Heavy Hands : An Introduction to the Crimes of Domestic Violence

  • ISBN 13:

    9780130835253

  • ISBN 10:

    0130835250

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 01/01/2000
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Newer Edition

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Summary

For undergraduate-level courses in Domestic Violence, Domestic Crimes, Family Violence, and Sociology of Domestic Violence in departments of Criminal Justice, Criminology, and Sociology. This is the first text to explore both the causes, consequences, and prevalence of domestic violence and the positive law enforcement response. Using a socio-legal approachwith emphasis on the practical criminal justice perspectiveit will help both instructors with no field experience and educators with professional backgrounds to effectively meld together the theory and practice of domestic violence for students of the social sciences. It focuses on all forms of domestic violence perpetrated in a variety of gender, age, and orientation relationships.

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