Violence Against Women

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Nova Publishers, 2002 - Social Science - 128 pages
Violent attacks on women occur in almost every area of daily life. Victims often face trauma physically, emotionally and sexually. The processing of complaints by female victims of violence within the criminal justice system varies according to crime type and official attitudes. This book details federal concerns and possible solutions to the widespread problem of the perpetration of violence on women.
 

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Contents

Violence Against Women An Overview
1
Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Federal Funding and Recent Developments
23
Sexual Harassment and Violence Against Women Developments in Federal Law
33
Violence against Women Act History Federal Funding and Reauthorizing Legislation
77
Violence Against Women Federal Funding and Recent Developments
101
Welfare Reform Domestic Violence Victims
109
Welfare Law and Domestic Violence
113
Index
121
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