Half Title Page.
Alphabetical List of Entries.
Topical List of Entries.
Timeline of Significant Events Related to Domestic Violence and Abuse.
1: Acid Throwing.
2: Africa and Domestic Abuse.
3: AIDS and Domestic Violence.
4: Alaska Natives and Domestic Abuse.
5: Alcohol and Domestic Abuse.
6: Ali, Somy.
7: American Medical Association (AMA).
8: Amnesty International.
9: Anger Management and Domestic Abuse.
10: Animal Abuse and Domestic Abuse.
11: Asia and Domestic Abuse.
12: Athletes and Domestic Abuse.
13: Avon Corporation.
14: Battered Woman Syndrome.
15: Batterer Intervention Programs.
16: Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action.
17: Biological and Psychological Theories about Domestic Abuse.
18: The Body Shop.
19: Break the Cycle.
20: Brides Walk.
21: Bullying and Domestic Abuse.
22: Bystander Intervention Programs.
23: The Caribbean and Domestic Abuse.
24: Castle Rock v. Gonzales Case.
25: Celebrities and Domestic Abuse.
26: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
27: Child Abuse and Domestic Abuse.
28: Children, Impact of Domestic Abuse on.
29: Christianity and Domestic Abuse.
30: College-Aged Victims.
31: Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).
32: Courts and Domestic Abuse.
33: Crisis Lines.
34: Culturally Competent Services.
35: Cycle of Violence.
36: Demographic and Health Surveys.
37: Deshaney v. Winnebago County Department of Social Services Case.
38: Disabilities and Domestic Abuse.
39: Disasters and Domestic Violence.
40: Domestic Violence Prevention Enhancement and Leadership Through Alliances (DELTA) Program.
41: Dowry Killings.
42: Drugs and Domestic Abuse.
43: Duluth Model.
44: Economic Recession and Domestic Abuse.
45: Educational Programs.
46: Effects of Domestic Violence.
47: Elder Abuse.
48: End Violence Against Women (EVAW) International.
49: Equality Now.
50: Europe and Domestic Abuse.
51: Failure to Protect.
52: Family Structure and Domestic Abuse.
53: Family Violence, Risk Factors for.
54: Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).
55: Female Perpetrators.
56: Feminism and Domestic Abuse.
57: Films and Domestic Abuse.
58: Financial Abuse.
59: Forced Marriage and Domestic Abuse.
60: Funding for Domestic Violence Services.
61: Futures Without Violence.
62: Gender-Related Theories.
63: Global Fund for Women.
64: Grassroots Movements.
65: Health Effects of Domestic Abuse.
66: History of U.S. Domestic Violence before 1970.
67: History of U.S. Domestic Violence Developments, 1970s.
68: History of U.S. Domestic Violence Developments, 1980s.
69: History of U.S. Domestic Violence Developments, 1990s.
70: History of U.S. Domestic Violence Developments, 2000s.
71: Honor Killings.
72: Hospital and Medical Records and Domestic Abuse.
73: Housing and Domestic Abuse.
74: Hughes, Francine.
75: Human Trafficking.
76: Immigrant Victims of Domestic Abuse.
78: India and Domestic Abuse.
79: International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA).
80: Islam and Domestic Abuse.
81: Judaism and Domestic Abuse.
82: Katz, Jackson.
83: Kimmel, Michael.
84: Kivel, Paul.
85: Kristof, Nicholas and Sheryl WuDunn.
86: Latin America and Domestic Abuse.
87: Legislation and Policies, Dating Violence.
88: Legislation and Policies, Domestic Abuse.
89: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered (LGBT) Victims.
90: Linguistic Analysis of Verbal Abuse.
91: Liz Claiborne Inc..
92: Mai, Mukhtar.
93: Male Victims of Domestic Abuse.
94: Mam, Somaly.
95: Mandatory Arrest Policies.
96: Mary Kay Corporation.
97: Mediation and Domestic Abuse.
98: Men’s Efforts Against Domestic Abuse.
99: Middle and Upper Classes and Domestic Abuse.
100: The Middle East and Domestic Abuse.
101: The Military and Domestic Violence.
102: Minneapolis Domestic Violence Experiment.
103: Mortality Review Boards and Domestic Abuse.
104: Music and Domestic Abuse.
105: National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV).
106: National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS).
107: National Domestic Violence Hotline.
108: National Family Violence Survey.
109: National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV).
110: National Organization for Men Against Sexism (NOMAS).
111: National Organization for Women (NOW).
112: National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline.
113: Native Americans and Domestic Abuse.
114: News Media and Domestic Abuse.
115: Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs) and Domestic Abuse.
116: Nonprofit Organizations and Domestic Abuse.
117: Nonviolence Theories and Domestic Abuse.
118: North America and Domestic Abuse.
119: Outreach Services.
120: Patriarchy and Domestic Abuse.
121: Personal Narrative: Kristin Franklin.
122: Personal Narrative: Lauren Pilnick.
123: Personal Narrative: Patricia.
124: Personal Narrative: Sabrina.
125: Physicians, Health-Care Providers, and Domestic Abuse.
126: Pizzey, Erin.
127: Policing Domestic Abuse.
128: Pregnancy and Domestic Abuse.
129: Prevention Institute.
130: Prisons and Domestic Abuse.
131: Psychological Effects of Domestic Abuse.
132: Reproductive Coercion.
133: Restraining Orders and Personal Protection Orders.
134: Runaway and Homeless Youth.
Half Title Page.
1: Schechter, Susan.
2: Self-Defense, Homicides, and Domestic Abuse.
3: Self-Defense, Legal Issues.
4: Shelters for Domestic Abuse Victims.
5: Simpson, O. J. Case.
6: Social and Societal Effects of Domestic Abuse.
7: Social Change Movements.
8: Sociological Theories about Domestic Abuse.
9: South America and Domestic Abuse.
10: South and Southeast Asia and Domestic Abuse.
11: Spiritual Abuse.
13: Straus, Murray.
14: Support Groups for Victims of Domestic Abuse.
15: Technology and Domestic Abuse.
16: Teen Victims of Domestic Abuse.
17: Therapy and Counseling for Domestic Abuse.
18: Thurman, Tracey Case.
19: Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA).
20: Traumatic Brain Injury and Domestic Abuse.
21: Tribal Law and Justice Act.
22: Types of Domestic Abuse.
23: UNIFEM and UN Women.
24: Uniform Crime Reports.
25: The United Nations and Domestic Abuse.
26: U.S. Government Responses to Domestic Violence.
27: United States v. Morrison Case.
28: Verizon Foundation.
29: Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).
30: Vital Voices.
31: Walker, Lenore.
32: War and Domestic Violence.
33: Warning Signs of Abuse.
34: Welfare and Domestic Abuse.
35: White Ribbon Campaign.
36: Women’s Aid Federation of England.
37: Women’s Rights Movement.
38: Women Thrive Worldwide.
39: Workplace Violence and Domestic Abuse.
40: World Health Organization (WHO).
Appendix 1: Primary Documents.
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.
Report of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights re: Jessica Lenahan (Gonzales) et al. v. United States.
Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000.
Violence against Women Act.
Appendix 2: State, National, and International Organizations Related to Domestic Abuse.
Recommended Resources: Books, Journals, Articles, and Videos.
About the Editor and Contributors.