Confronting Violence Against Women: Living in a Violent Household, 1st Edition

  • Laura La Bella
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  • ISBN-10: 1499460376
  • ISBN-13: 9781499460377
  • DDC: 362.82
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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Overview

This book provides an overview of the different kinds of household abuse, whether it's at the hands of partners, parents, or siblings. It will help those who are suffering and looking for help, as well as those who know someone living in an abusive home. Readers can find tips for safely dealing with these sensitive situations as well as organizations that offer assistance and safety.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: What is a Violent Household?.
2: What Creates a Violent Household?.
3: The Effects of Living with Household Violence.
4: Legal Protections and Rights.
5: Getting Help.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.