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The Resource The victimization of women : law, policies, and politics, Michelle L. Meloy, Susan L. Miller

The victimization of women : law, policies, and politics, Michelle L. Meloy, Susan L. Miller

Label
The victimization of women : law, policies, and politics
Title
The victimization of women
Title remainder
law, policies, and politics
Statement of responsibility
Michelle L. Meloy, Susan L. Miller
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The Victimization of Women, Michelle L. Meloy and Susan L. Miller present a balanced and comprehensive summary of the most significant research on the victimizations, violence, and victim politics that disproportionately affect women. They examine the history of violence against women, the surrounding debates, the legal reforms, the related media and social-service responses, and the current science on intimate-partner violence, stalking, sexual harassment, sexual assault, and rape. They augment these victimization findings with original research on women convicted of domestic battery and m
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meloy, Michelle L
Dewey number
362.88082
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6250.4.W65
LC item number
M425 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Susan L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Victims of crimes
  • Victims of violent crimes
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Victims of crimes
  • Victims of violent crimes
  • Women
  • Women
  • Frau
  • Gewalt
  • Verbrechen
  • Verbrechensopfer
  • Kvinnomisshandel
  • Våld mot kvinnor
Label
The victimization of women : law, policies, and politics, Michelle L. Meloy, Susan L. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Drawing the contours of victim dilemmas -- The violent victimization of women: an overview of legal, empirical, and measurement issues -- Media, gender, and crime victims -- Sexual victimization: offenders speak out about their victims -- How battered women lose: unintended consequences of well-intentioned legal and criminal justice policies -- Assessing where we are, where we should go, and how best to get there
Control code
697184564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199830787
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697184564
Label
The victimization of women : law, policies, and politics, Michelle L. Meloy, Susan L. Miller
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Drawing the contours of victim dilemmas -- The violent victimization of women: an overview of legal, empirical, and measurement issues -- Media, gender, and crime victims -- Sexual victimization: offenders speak out about their victims -- How battered women lose: unintended consequences of well-intentioned legal and criminal justice policies -- Assessing where we are, where we should go, and how best to get there
Control code
697184564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199830787
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697184564

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