By Robert P. Robertson
By Robert P. Robertson
By Mary Stewart
Addresses the numerous kinds of worldwide violence opposed to girls and indicates how the psychology of people, associations, and societies perpetuate the oppression of women.
• comprises the newest learn on trafficking, mail order brides, and luxury women
• Explains the jobs of energy, inequality, and gender hierarchy in violence opposed to women
• Examines the assumption approach at the back of institutionalized violence, together with such acts as honor crimes and dowry deaths
• hyperlinks present types of violence with relics of the past—foot binding, convenience ladies, and charity girls
By Gina Messina-Dysert
Rape tradition and religious Violence examines sexual violence opposed to girls, how faith and society give a contribution to a rape tradition, and the intense soreness persisted through rape sufferers hence. utilizing the testimony of girls who've skilled either rape and the results of rape culture—from a variety of non secular, cultural, ethnic, and social contexts—the ebook explores either the pain and therapeutic of rape sufferers from global struggle II to this day. one of the matters thought of are sufferer invisibility, the lack to precise discomfort, and the tendency to imagine disgrace and self-blame. The research examines the position of society in shaping and reinforcing those responses, contributing to traumas which could bring about religious dying. The ebook additionally explores percentages for a number of non secular resurrections in the perform of way of life, encouraging either person therapeutic and social change.
By Denise A. Hines,Kathleen M. Malley-Morrison,Leila B. Dutton
By Evan Stark
the tale of actual and sexual violence opposed to girls has been informed frequently. yet this is often the 1st publication to teach that almost all abused ladies who search support achieve this simply because their rights and liberties were jeopardized, now not simply because they've been injured. The coercive keep an eye on version Stark develops resolves 3 of the main confusing demanding situations posed via abuse: why those relationships undergo, why abused ladies enhance a profile of difficulties noticeable between no different crew of attack sufferers, and why the criminal method has didn't win them justice.
raising coercive regulate from a second-class misdemeanor to a human rights violation, Stark explains why legislation, coverage, and advocacy needs to shift its concentration to stress how coercive regulate jeopardizes women's freedom in daily life.
Fiercely argued and eminently readable, Stark's paintings is sure to respire new lifestyles into the family violence revolution.
By Gregory Routt,Lily Anderson
Adolescent Violence within the Home examines a sort of violence that has a profound impression on households yet is usually missed and regularly misunderstood: teenager aggression and violence towards participants in their family—especially mom and dad. Violence in teens is frequently noticeable because the results of a mental-health analysis, delinquency, or as a reaction to dysfunctional parenting, and even though realizing a youth’s mental-health prestige or a parenting variety should be worthwhile, entire specialise in both is lost. Adolescent Violence within the Home makes use of a restorative framework, built through the authors and in use in court docket structures and corporations worldwide, to situate violent behaviors within the context of strength and the intergenerational cycle of violence. Readers will come clear of this ebook with a profound figuring out of the social and person components that lead early life to exploit violence and the way adolescent violence impacts mom and dad, and they’ll additionally know about quite a few interventions that particularly handle teenager violence opposed to mom and dad.
By Michaelene Cox
This new edited assortment illustrates the paradoxical energy of social capital in developing and resolving conflict.
This is the 1st publication to carry the 2 faces of social capital jointly in one quantity, and comprises formerly unpublished case stories, statistical analyses, and theoretical essays. The booklet is split into 3 sections. the 1st investigates the function of social capital in inciting and/or furthering violence; the second one examines the contributions of social capital to peace development; the 3rd explores the complexities and ambiguities of roles social capital might play in peace and clash. coverage implications and proposals are integrated in lots of of the discussions within the chapters.
The quantity tackles a few key concerns, reminiscent of: to what volume is social capital regarding peace and clash? What types does social capital absorb those institutions, and the way can the relationships be defined? What effect does this have at the nation and/or kingdom kin, and what coverage prescriptions could be made in mild of the hyperlink drawn among social capital and peace/conflict?
By Ermeneia Ermeneia,Ermeneia
By Samuel P. Oliner