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Understanding Domestic Homicide

Neil Websdale - Social Science - 1999 - 289 pages
Case histories of some 300 homicides involving family members, framed within their interpersonal, familial, cultural, and situational contexts.
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Policing the Poor: From Slave Plantation to Public Housing

Neil Websdale - Political Science - 2001 - 278 pages
A hard-hitting examination of community policing and its negative impact on the urban poor.
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Making Trouble: Cultural Constructions of Crime, Deviance, and Control

Dr Jeff Ferrell, Neil Websdale - Social Science - 376 pages
In Making Trouble, leading scholars in criminology, sociology, criminal justice, womens studies, and social history explore the mediated cultural dynamics that govern image ...
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Familicidal Hearts: The Emotional Styles of 211 Killers

Neil Websdale - Social Science - 2010 - 336 pages
Oscar, physically and sexually abusive, stabbed his partner and two stepdaughters to death, buried the bodies, and fled the state with his two younger children. Paul, a ...
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Female Victims of Crime: Reality Reconsidered

Roslyn Muraskin - Law - 2010 - 317 pages
Taking a sociological approach, this reader addresses the diverse array of crimes against women and offers a compilation of research on this often minimized topic. Rich in ...
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Woman Battering in the United States: Till Death Do Us Part

Helen M. Eigenberg - Family & Relationships - 2001 - 369 pages
Using her own original writings and some taken from a variety of previously published books and periodicals, Eigenberg (U. of Tennessee at Chattanooga) displays woman battering ...
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Family Violence: Relationship Violence

James Makepeace - Social Science - 1999 - 240 pages
A collection of readings from interdisciplinary materials. The material is geared toward advanced undergraduate courses as well as graduate courses in sociology, social work ...
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Domestic Violence at the Margins: Readings on Race, Class, Gender, and Culture

Natalie J. Sokoloff, Christina Pratt - Family & Relationships - 2005 - 443 pages
"This is a thoughtful and scholarly addition to the unfortunately scarce literature on domestic violence and oppression in all its forms."--Jacquelyn C. Campbell, Anna D. Wolf ...
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Do Arrests and Restraining Orders Work?

Eve S. Buzawa, Carl G. Buzawa - Social Science - 1996 - 284 pages
In this provocative contribution to the debate on which interventions are most effective in reducing domestic violence, a wide range of research methods and analyses are ...
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