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Family Violence and Criminal Justice : A Life-Course Approach

By: Payne, Brian.
Contributor(s): Gainey, Randy.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014Edition: 3.Description: 1 online resource (544 p.).ISBN: 9781317522584.Subject(s): Child abuse -- United States | Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States | Family violence -- United States | Older people -- Abuse of -- United States | Wife abuse -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Family Violence and Criminal Justice : A Life-Course ApproachDDC classification: 364.1555 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Preface; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Family Violence and the Life-Course Perspective; Chapter 2 Research Methodology and the Study of Family Violence and the Life Course; Chapter 3 Explaining Family Violence; Chapter 4 Violence at the Beginning of the Life Course: Child Abuse and Neglect; Chapter 5 Violence in Early Adulthood and Beyond: Violence Between Intimate Partners; Chapter 6 Violence at the End of the Life Course: Elder Abuse and Neglect; Chapter 7 The Police and Social Service Response to Family Violence
Chapter 8 The Courts and Family Violence: Issues and InnovationsChapter 9 Corrections and Family Violence: Treatment and Punishment Issues; Chapter 10 Family Violence over the Life Course and the Collaborative Response; Chapter 11 Family Violence: A Look Back, Recommendations, and a Look to the Future; Bibliography; Subject Index; Name Index; About the Authors
Summary: Exploring Corrections in America provides a thorough introduction to the topic of corrections in America. In addition to providing complete coverage of the history and structure of corrections, it offers a balanced account of the issues facing the field so that readers can arrive at informed opinions regarding the process of corrections in America.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Preface; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Family Violence and the Life-Course Perspective; Chapter 2 Research Methodology and the Study of Family Violence and the Life Course; Chapter 3 Explaining Family Violence; Chapter 4 Violence at the Beginning of the Life Course: Child Abuse and Neglect; Chapter 5 Violence in Early Adulthood and Beyond: Violence Between Intimate Partners; Chapter 6 Violence at the End of the Life Course: Elder Abuse and Neglect; Chapter 7 The Police and Social Service Response to Family Violence

Chapter 8 The Courts and Family Violence: Issues and InnovationsChapter 9 Corrections and Family Violence: Treatment and Punishment Issues; Chapter 10 Family Violence over the Life Course and the Collaborative Response; Chapter 11 Family Violence: A Look Back, Recommendations, and a Look to the Future; Bibliography; Subject Index; Name Index; About the Authors

Exploring Corrections in America provides a thorough introduction to the topic of corrections in America. In addition to providing complete coverage of the history and structure of corrections, it offers a balanced account of the issues facing the field so that readers can arrive at informed opinions regarding the process of corrections in America.

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<p>Brian K. Payne is Vice Provost for Graduate and Undergraduate Academic Programs at Old Dominion University, where he is tenured in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice. Payne is the author or co-author of more than 160 journal articles and seven books, including Family Violence and Criminal Justice (Anderson Publishing/Elsevier, with Randy Gainey). He is a former editor of the American Journal of Criminal Justice and past president of the Southern Criminal Justice Association, and is 2014-2015 President of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.</p> <p>Randy R. Gainey received his Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Washington in 1995. He is a professor in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice at Old Dominion University. He has published more than 60 articles in scholarly journals covering a broad number of areas, including sentencing practices, the use of alternative sanctions, the fear of crime, and substance use and abuse. In addition to Family Violence and Criminal Justice: A Life-Course Approach (with Brian Payne) for Anderson Publishing, he has co-authored Drugs and Policing (with Brian Payne) and Deviance and Social Control: A Sociological Perspective (with Michelle Inderbitzen and Kristen Bates).</p>

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