Battered Women, Their Children, and International Law : The Unintended Consequences of the Hague Child Abduction Convention
By: Lindhorst, Taryn.
Contributor(s): Edleson, Jeffrey L.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Northeastern Series on Gender, Crime, and Law: Publisher: Lebanon : Northeastern University Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (277 p.).ISBN: 9781555538040.Subject(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.
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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
Description based upon print version of record.