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Women against violence

Women against violence

breaking the silence

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Published by United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Latin America -- Prevention,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Caribbean Area -- Prevention,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Latin America,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Caribbean Area,
  • Women -- Latin America -- Social conditions,
  • Women -- Caribbean Area -- Social conditions,
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Latin America,
  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Caribbean Area

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Ana Maria Brasileiro.
    SeriesReflecting on experience in Latin America and the Caribbean, Reflecting on experience
    ContributionsBrasileiro, Ana Maria., United Nations Development Fund for Women.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6250.4.W65 W67 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 116 p. ;
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15467223M
    ISBN 100912917326
    OCLC/WorldCa39496121

    American women against violence. Springfield, NJ, USA: Enslow Publishers, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Elementary and junior high school: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Goldenstern. Despite the news coverage and talk shows, the real fundamental nature of violence against women remains unexplored and often misunderstood. Understanding Violence Against Women provides direction for increasing knowledge that can help ameliorate this national problem.. Co-published by the American Psychological Association and National Academy :

      CHAPTER 1. Rethinking Antiviolence Strategies. Lessons from the Black Women's Movement in Britain. Julia Sudbury. In April , women activists from Southall Black Sisters, a Black Women's organization at the forefront of breaking the silence around violence against South Asian women, picketed the Royal Courts of Justice in : Duke University Press.   In these books by Gay, Kandasamy and Wolitzer, we confront sexual violence head-on, and it is in this way that violence against women must be portrayed. The sexual violence fragments in the book do not define the characters; what defines the characters is the way they assert themselves over and above what happened in their lives.

    Violence against women is a major social problem in the United States. National surveys estimate that at least 2 million women each year are battered by an intimate partner, and crime data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) record about 1, murders of women by . The book is a touching account of her journey from India to Afghanistan in , her experience of violence against women in the patriarchal society of Afghanistan and her encounter with the ruthlessness of Taliban militants.


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Intimate Partner Violence is on the rise in today s society. This book, Violence Against Women, is a well-articulated and comprehensive view of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and provides a detailed roadmap of how Law Enforcement, Social Services, Health Care, and other advocates must rise up and attack this growing problem.

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The women are from diverse ethnic backgrounds and have a wide variety of work experience, yet each of them has struggled to combat violence in some way.

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The bill was enacted as part of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act and was signed into law by former president Bill Clinton (b) in September The Women Against Violence mission is to stop the cycle-of-abuse against women thru prevention and education.

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Inshe was the eighth recipient of the Visionary Award from Ending Violence Against Women International (Vice-President Joe Biden was the first). Alan E. Kazdin, PhD, is the John M. Musser Professor of Psychology and Child Psychiatry at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, and Director of the Yale Parenting Center and Child Conduct Pages: --Violence UpDate "The editors provide thoughtful, integrative introductions to the four parts, which themselves each contain five chapters that vary considerably in length, depth, and style, but not in their goal of explicating an important aspect of violence against women.

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Violence against women is a centuries old problem, but it is not until the past three decades that the topic has mushroomed in scholarly discussion. With this explosion of information there is a need for a comprehensive analysis of the complex theoretical, methodological, and ethical issues surrounding this topic.

Editors Claire Renzetti, Jeffrey Edleson, and Raquel Kennedy Bergen fill this 5/5(1). This important book was the first in-depth examination of sexualized violence against Vietnamese women by American soldiers during the Vietnam War.

Weaver emphasizes that recognition of this trauma is not only valuable for the sake of recording history, but for deepening the social understanding of the trauma caused by the conflict. The new edition of this vital resource provides extensive coverage of the current state of research, theory, prevention, and intervention regarding violence against women.

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Research and advocacy aimed at understanding and ending violence against women had its beginning in the early s, emerging as a central concern of the feminist movement.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: v, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Preface / Virginia Vargas --Introduction: Violence against women / Roxana Carrillo --Violence against women: a regional crisis / Marcela Ortiz --Women's human rights and Latin American criminal law / Gladys Acosta Vargas --Combatting violence against women in the Caribbean / Roberta Clarke.

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