Hard Lives, Mean Streets : Violence in the Lives of Homeless Women
By: Jasinski, Jana L.
Contributor(s): Wesely, Jennifer K | Wright, James D | Mustaine, Elizabeth E.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Northeastern Series on Gender, Crime, and Law: Publisher: Lebanon : Northeastern University Press, 2010Description: 1 online resource (210 p.).ISBN: 9781555537326.Subject(s): Homeless women - United States - Social conditions | Homeless women -- United States -- Social conditions | Homeless women - Violence against - United States | Homeless women -- Violence against -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Hard Lives, Mean Streets : Violence in the Lives of Homeless WomenDDC classification: 362.83 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Front Cover; Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1: Violence, Homelessness, and Women; 2: Study Participants - Florida''s Homeless Women; 3: Homelessness and Its Consequences; 4: Homeless Victims and Perpetrators of Violence; 5: Risk Factors and Routine Activities; 6: The Childhood Nexus; 7: Violence as a Cause of Homelessness among Women; 8: The Criminal Justice Response; 9: Injury, Addiction, and Emotional Problems; 10: Conclusions; Appendix A: Study Methodology; Appendix B: Serious Physical Abuse Items; References; Index; Back Cover
The first comprehensive assessment of the experience of violence among homeless women
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