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Title Violence and gender relations : theories and interventions / edited by Barbara Fawcett ... [and others]
Published London : Sage Publications, 1996


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 W'PONDS  303.6 Faw/Vag  CLMS RETD
Description x, 195 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Women and violence : commonalities and diversities / Jalna Hammer -- Men's violence to known women : historical, everyday and theoretical constructions by men / Jeff Hearn -- The organization(s) of violence : men, gender relations, organizations and violences / Jeff Hearn -- Gender, violence and social work organizations / Elizabeth Harlow -- Gender and power in organizations / Wendy Hollway -- Women, mental health and community care : an abusive combination? / Barbara Fawcett -- Men's violence to known women : men's accounts and men's policy developments / Jeff Hearn -- Men's resistance to social workers / Judith Milner -- Working with men who sexually abuse children : the experience of the probation service / Elizabeth Lancaster -- Violence, gender and elder abuse / Terri Whittaker -- Organized abuse : themes and issues / Brid Featherstone and Elizabeth Harlow -- Issues of race and culture in child abuse / Melody Mtezuka -- Victims or villians? : women who physically abuse their children / Brid Featherstone
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Abused wives.
Abused women.
Abusive men.
Dependency (Psychology)
Family social work.
Man-woman relationships.
Family violence.
Offenses against the person.
Gender identity.
Sex role.
Victims of family violence -- Psychological aspects.
Victims of family violence -- Services for.
Violence in men.
Violence -- Psychological aspects.
Child Abuse [MESH]
Child Abuse, Sexual [MESH]
Child Abuse, Sexual.
Child Abuse.
Domestic Violence [MESH]
Domestic Violence.
Sex [MESH]
Social Work [MESH]
Social Work.
Spouse Abuse [MESH]
Spouse Abuse.
Violence [MESH]
Author Fawcett, Barbara, 1955-
ISBN 0803976496
080397650X (paperback)