Women and Society: Violence Against Women, 1st Edition

  • Sherri Mabry Gordon
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  • ISBN-10: 1682825469
  • ISBN-13: 9781682825464
  • DDC: 362.88082
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released December 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Women generally face sexual harassment, sexual abuse, or domestic abuse at higher rates than men. This book explores the history behind these issues, the effects of these issues on women and society, and ongoing efforts to stop sexual harassment and domestic violence.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Important Events in Women's History.
Introduction: A Spotlight on Violence Against Women.
1: What Is the History Behind Violence Against Women?.
2: What Types of Violence Do Women Face?.
3: What Are the Effects of Violence Against Women?.
4: How Can Violence Against Women Be Prevented?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About The Author.