DeKeseredy, Walter S.

Male Peer Support and Violence Against Women : The History and Verification of a Theory - Lebanon : Northeastern University Press, 2013. - 1 online resource (225 p.) - eBooks on Demand Northeastern Series on Gender, Crime, and Law . - Northeastern Series on Gender, Crime, and Law .

Title Page; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 | Definitional Issues in Violence against Women; 2 | The Extent and Distribution of Violence against Women; 3 | The History of Male Peer Support Theory; 4 | Contemporary Male Peer Support Theories; 5 | What Do the Data Say?; 6 | New Electronic Technologies and Male Peer Support; 7 | Policy and Practice: Where Do We Go from Here?; Notes; References; Index

An important and timely reassessment of a crucial theory in male violence against women

9781555538347 34.99 (NL)


Abused women.
Intimate partner violence.
Peer pressure.
Violence in men.
Women -- Violence against.


Electronic books.

HV6626 .D437 2013

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