The Public Nature of Private Violence: The Discovery of Domestic Abuse

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Martha Fineman, Roxanne Mykitiuk
Psychology Press, 1994 - Law - 416 pages
Explores diverse feminist and legal responses to domestic violence across cultures. Argues that domestic violence must be viewed in its social and cultural context and offers suggestions for those dealing with incidents of abuse.
 

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Contents

SECTION II FEMINIST THEORY AND LEGAL NORMS
120
SECTION III INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVES ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
254
SECTION IV POLICY POSTSCRIPT
347
References
383
Cases
407
Contributors
411
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