Family Violence and Criminal Justice : A Life-Course Approach
By: Payne, Brian.
Contributor(s): Gainey, Randy.Material type: TextSeries: 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.
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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
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