eBook Domestic Violence: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Margi Laird McCue
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  • ISBN-10: 1851097848
  • ISBN-13: 9781851097845
  • DDC: 362.82
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 329 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released October 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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Overview

This thoroughly revised second edition is an examination of domestic violence from social, legal, and historical perspectives.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
1: Background and History.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Worldwide Perspective.
4: Chronology.
5: Biographical Sketches.
6: Abigail Adams (1744–1818).
7: Susan B. Anthony (1820–1906).
8: Joseph Biden (1942–).
9: William Blackstone (1723–1780).
10: Barbara Boxer (1940–).
11: Susan Brownmiller (1935–).
12: Sarah Buel (1953–).
13: Helene Deutsch (1884–1982).
14: Andrea Dworkin (1946–2005).
15: Charlotte Fedders (1943–).
16: Barbara J. Hart (1944–).
17: Karen Horney (1885–1952).
18: Francine Hughes (1947–).
19: Mimi Kim (dates unknown).
20: Dorothy L. (Del) Martin (1921–).
21: John Stuart Mill (1806–1873).
22: Lucretia Coffin Mott (1793–1880).
23: Erin Pizzey (1939–).
24: Beth Richie (dates unknown).
25: Susan Schechter (1946–2004).
26: Andrea Smith (dates unknown).
27: Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815–1902).
28: Gloria Steinem (1934–).
29: Tina Turner (1939–).
30: Lenore Walker (1942–).
31: Carolyn West (dates unknown).
32: Facts, Data, and Documents.
33: The Extent, Impact, and Cost of Domestic Violence in the United States.
34: Response to Domestic Violence by the Federal Government.
35: Community Response to Domestic Violence.
36: Conclusion.
37: References.
38: Directory of Organizations.
39: National Organizations.
40: State Domestic Violence Coalitions.
41: International Organizations.
42: Resources.
Glossary.
Index.
About the Author.