Family Crimes Against the Elderly : Elder Abuse and the Criminal Justice System
By: Brownell, Patricia J.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Garland Studies on the Elderly in America: Publisher: New York : Taylor and Francis, 2014Description: 1 online resource (179 p.).ISBN: 9781135676629.Subject(s): Abused elderly -- Services for -- United States | Abused elderly -- United States | Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States | Family violence -- United States | Older people -- Abuse of -- United States | Social work with older people -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Family Crimes Against the Elderly : Elder Abuse and the Criminal Justice SystemDDC classification: 364.1 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Original Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; Foreward; Acknowledgements; I. Problem Statement; Introduction; Elder Abuse and the Criminal Justice System; Police Complaint Reports as Source of Information and Case Finding; Domestic Violence Victims and Willingness to Prosecute; Purpose of Study; II. Literature Review; Domestic Violence; Definition of Elder Abuse; Classification Schema for Types of Abuse; Case Finding; Profiles of Elder Abuse; Domestic Violence and the Criminal Justice System; Interdisciplinary Nature of Inquiry into Elder Abuse as a Criminal Justice Issue
Elder Abuse Detection and the New York City Criminal Justice SystemSignificant Variables in Elder Abuse As Identified in the Literature; Ethnic Differences; Significance of Examining Stated Willingness to Prosecute by Elder Abuse Victims; III. Research Methodology; Reliability and Validity of Data Collection; Data Collection; Coding of Data; Types of Offenses; Study Sample; Reliability/Validity; Plan of Analysis; Descriptive Statistics; Bivariate Analysis: Chi Square (for Independence/- Association); Multivariate Analysis: Logistic Regression
Multivariate Analysis: Classification and Regression Trees (CART)IV. Description Of The Sample; Description of Complaint Reports Reflecting Elder Abuse; Description of Elder Abuse Victims; Description of Abusers; Living Arrangements Between Victims and Abusers; Who Reported Crime to Police; Willingness to Prosecute; Type of Abuse; Intensity of Abuse; Precincts Reporting; Sample Population of Elderly Victims as Compared with Boroughwide and City wide Populations over 60 Years of Age on Selected Variables Discussed Above; Narrative Descriptions of Abuse as Reflected in Complaint Reports
Physical Abuse (High Intensity)Physical Abuse (Low Intensity); Financial Abuse (High Intensity); Financial Abuse (Low Intensity); Psychological Abuse (High Intensity); Psychological Abuse (Low Intensity); Family Dispute Case Description (Example); V. Description of Findings; Hypotheses/Research Questions; Description of Study Population; Data Analysis; Victims' Characteristics Associated with Stated Willingness/Unwillingness to Prosecute Their Abusers; Abuser Characteristics Associated with Victims' Stated Willingness to Prosecute; Structural and Other Characteristics of Sample
Other Findings of InterestGender-Related Findings; Findings Related to Race/Ethnicity; Multivariate Analysis (Logistic Regression); Classification and Regression Trees (CART); Second Logistic Regression; Discussion; Two-Way Analysis of Variance (ANOVA); VI. Conclusion; Description of Elder Abuse as Reported to the NYPD in Manhattan in 1992; Criminal Offenses Reported to NYPD Reflective of Elder Abuse; Feasibility of Developing Predictor Profiles of Elder Abuse Victims's Willingness/Unwillingness to Prosecute Their Abusers
Implications of Developing Predictor Profiles of Elder Abuse Victims' Willingness/Unwillingness to Prosecute Their Abusers
First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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