Battered Women, Their Children, and International Law : The Unintended Consequences of the Hague Child Abduction Convention

By: Lindhorst, TarynContributor(s): Edleson, Jeffrey LMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandNortheastern Series on Gender, Crime, and Law: Publisher: Lebanon : Northeastern University Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (277 p.)ISBN: 9781555538040Subject(s): Abused women | Abused women | Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (1980) | Custody of children | Custody of children | Family violence | Family violence | Parental kidnapping | Parental kidnappingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Battered Women, Their Children, and International Law : The Unintended Consequences of the Hague Child Abduction ConventionDDC classification: 344.03/28297 | 344.0328297 LOC classification: K707 .L56 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Title Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Authors' Note; Introduction | Globalization, Families, and Domestic Violence: The Hague Convention in Practice; 1 | Emotional Terror, Physical Harm, and Women's Experiences of Domestic Violence; 2 | The Misinterpretation of Domestic Violence: Recasting Survival as Child Abduction; 3 | The Unique Situation of Latinas Responding to Hague Petitions; 4 | Child Exposure to Abduction and Domestic Violence; 5 | Hague Decisions and the Aftermath; 6 | How Attorneys Litigate Hague Domestic Violence Cases
7 | Judicial Reasoning in Hague Cases Involving Domestic Violence8 | Practice and Policy Implications; Afterword; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Appendix D; References; Legal Cases Cited; Index
Summary: An eye-opening appraisal of how current Hague Child Abduction Convention agreements unintentionally harm abused women and their children
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Title Page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Authors' Note; Introduction | Globalization, Families, and Domestic Violence: The Hague Convention in Practice; 1 | Emotional Terror, Physical Harm, and Women's Experiences of Domestic Violence; 2 | The Misinterpretation of Domestic Violence: Recasting Survival as Child Abduction; 3 | The Unique Situation of Latinas Responding to Hague Petitions; 4 | Child Exposure to Abduction and Domestic Violence; 5 | Hague Decisions and the Aftermath; 6 | How Attorneys Litigate Hague Domestic Violence Cases

7 | Judicial Reasoning in Hague Cases Involving Domestic Violence8 | Practice and Policy Implications; Afterword; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Appendix D; References; Legal Cases Cited; Index

An eye-opening appraisal of how current Hague Child Abduction Convention agreements unintentionally harm abused women and their children

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TARYN LINDHORST is Carol LaMare Associate Professor, School of Social Work, University of Washington. JEFFREY L. EDLESON is Dean of the School of Social Welfare at the University of California at Berkeley.

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