Domestic Violence: Intervention, Prevention, Policies, and Solutions

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CRC Press, Mar 7, 2008 - Law - 320 pages
Domestic violence does not begin the day an adult heterosexual male decides to beat and batter an adult heterosexual female. Domestic violence is a complicated and multifaceted enigma that includes child, sibling, spousal, intimate partner, and elder abuse. Despite spending billions of dollars on domestic violence, the number of some categories of
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Domestic Violence and Violent Behavior in General
Chapter 3 Battered Statistics Harm All Victims
Chapter 4 Dating Abuse
Keeping the Promise
Chapter 6 Rape and Sexual Assault
Chapter 7 Mandatory Domestic Violence Arrest Policies
Chapter 8 The Colorado Star Chamber
Chapter 10 In Memoriam
Chapter 11 Rethinking Victimization
Chapter 12 Afterword
References
Recommendations
Selected Resources
Index
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Chapter 9 Aint I a Victim

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