Battered women's justice: the movement for clemency and the politics of self-defense
Social Movements Past and Present offers thorough analyses of the ideas and actions that have changed the way Americans think and live. Each volume is written by a specialist drawing on the insights and methodologies of history, sociology and political science.
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Political Trials and Legal Reform
The Ohio Battered Womens Movement
Clemency after Celeste
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