Normal view MARC view ISBD view

The Social Dynamics of Family Violence : The Soical Dynamics of Intimate Partner Violence

By: Hattery, Angela.
Contributor(s): Smith, Earl.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Westview Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (433 p.).ISBN: 9780813345628.Subject(s): Abused children -- United States | Abused children | Abused women -- United States | Abused women | Families -- United States | Families | Family social work -- United States | Family social work | Family violence -- United States | Family violenceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Social Dynamics of Family Violence : The Soical Dynamics of Intimate Partner ViolenceDDC classification: 362.82/92 | 362.8292 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; CHAPTER 1 Social Dynamics of Family Violence: Setting the Stage 1; CHAPTER 2 Historical Perspectives on Family Violence 19; CHAPTER 3 Theories for Studying Family Violence 45; CHAPTER 4 Methods for Studying Family Violence 73; CHAPTER 5 Abuse Across the Life Course: Elder Abuse 97; CHAPTER 6 Abuse Across the Life Course: Child Abuse 133; CHAPTER 7 Outcomes of Child Abuse: Increased Risk for Experiencing Violence in Adulthood 173; CHAPTER 8 The Economy and Intimate Partner Violence 203; CHAPTER 9 Cultural Factors and Intimate Partner Violence 231
CHAPTER 10 Religion and Family Violence 267CHAPTER 11 Violence in Same-Sex Couple Families 291; CHAPTER 12 Prevention and Avoidance: The Early Warning Signs 309; CHAPTER 13 The Response to Family Violence: The Criminal Justice System and the Social Welfare System 335; CHAPTER 14 Where Do We Go from Here? 369; Appendix 393; Acknowledgments 399; Index 401
Summary: An expansive introduction to family violence throughout the life course, with special attention to the social causes and techniques for preventing family violence
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
HV6626 .H325 2012 (Browse shelf) http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=866692 Available EBL866692

Contents; CHAPTER 1 Social Dynamics of Family Violence: Setting the Stage 1; CHAPTER 2 Historical Perspectives on Family Violence 19; CHAPTER 3 Theories for Studying Family Violence 45; CHAPTER 4 Methods for Studying Family Violence 73; CHAPTER 5 Abuse Across the Life Course: Elder Abuse 97; CHAPTER 6 Abuse Across the Life Course: Child Abuse 133; CHAPTER 7 Outcomes of Child Abuse: Increased Risk for Experiencing Violence in Adulthood 173; CHAPTER 8 The Economy and Intimate Partner Violence 203; CHAPTER 9 Cultural Factors and Intimate Partner Violence 231

CHAPTER 10 Religion and Family Violence 267CHAPTER 11 Violence in Same-Sex Couple Families 291; CHAPTER 12 Prevention and Avoidance: The Early Warning Signs 309; CHAPTER 13 The Response to Family Violence: The Criminal Justice System and the Social Welfare System 335; CHAPTER 14 Where Do We Go from Here? 369; Appendix 393; Acknowledgments 399; Index 401

An expansive introduction to family violence throughout the life course, with special attention to the social causes and techniques for preventing family violence

Description based upon print version of record.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Angela J. Hattery is a sociologist and the associate director of Women and Gender Studies at George Mason University. Her books include Intimate Partner Violence , Prisoner Reentry and Social Capital , Interracial Intimacies , and Interracial Relationships in the 21st Century .<br> <br> Earl Smith is professor of sociology and Rubin Distinguished Professor of American Ethnic Studies at Wake Forest University, where he is also the director of the American Ethnic Studies Program. His books include Sociology of Sport and Social Theory ; Race, Sport and the American Dream ; Prisoner Reentry and Social Capital ; Interracial Intimacies ; and Interracial Relationships in the 21st Century .

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.