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The Resource Violence against women, Kate Burns, book editor

Violence against women, Kate Burns, book editor

Label
Violence against women
Title
Violence against women
Statement of responsibility
Kate Burns, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.88082/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6250.4.W65
LC item number
V52233 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1963-
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Burns, Kate
Series statement
Current controversies
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Women
Label
Violence against women, Kate Burns, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-210) and index
Contents
Is violence against women in the United States a serious problem? Violence against women is a serious problem / Brittney Nichols ; Rape is a serious problem for women / Office for Victims of Crime ; Prison violence is a serious problem for women / Amnesty International ; Violence against immigrant women is a serious problem / Jan Schakowsky ; Violence against women has been exaggerated by feminists / Neil Boyd ; U.S. policy to reduce violence against women creates injustice instead / Respecting Accuracy in Domestic Abuse Reporting (RADAR) ; False rape accusations by women are common / Marc Angelucci and Glenn Sacks -- What causes violence against women? Pornography contributes to violence against women / John Hughes ; Pornography does not cause violence against women / Paul Nathanson and Katherine K. Young ; Men are biologically inclined to rape / John Alcock ; Claims that men are biologically inclined to rape are faulty / Michael Kimmel ; Sexism causes violence against women / Brian Nichols -- Are current approaches to reducing violence against women effective? Better enforcement of mandatory arrest laws reduces domestic violence / Jacqueline Seibel ; The Violence Against Women Act is necessary to protect women / Jill J. Morris on behalf of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence ; Changing male attitudes reduces sexual violence / Christopher Kilmartin ; Mandatory arrest laws do not reduce domestic violence / Richard L. Davis ; The Violence Against Women Act is unconstitutional / Stephen Baskerville ; Domestic violence treatment is gender biased / Wendy McElroy -- What is the extent of violence against women worldwide? Worldwide violence against women : an overview / United Nations Population Fund ; Violence against women is often used as a weapon of war / Amnesty International ; Femicide is a serious problem in East Asia / Andrea Parrot and Nina Cummings ; Crimes of "honour" are a serious problem in the Middle East / United Nations ; Female genital mutilation is a serious problem / Feminist Majority Foundation ; Female victims of violence face obstacles obtaining asylum / Maria Bexelius
Control code
ocn156902337
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780737737301
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007029806
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 967160
  • (OCoLC)156902337
Label
Violence against women, Kate Burns, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-210) and index
Contents
Is violence against women in the United States a serious problem? Violence against women is a serious problem / Brittney Nichols ; Rape is a serious problem for women / Office for Victims of Crime ; Prison violence is a serious problem for women / Amnesty International ; Violence against immigrant women is a serious problem / Jan Schakowsky ; Violence against women has been exaggerated by feminists / Neil Boyd ; U.S. policy to reduce violence against women creates injustice instead / Respecting Accuracy in Domestic Abuse Reporting (RADAR) ; False rape accusations by women are common / Marc Angelucci and Glenn Sacks -- What causes violence against women? Pornography contributes to violence against women / John Hughes ; Pornography does not cause violence against women / Paul Nathanson and Katherine K. Young ; Men are biologically inclined to rape / John Alcock ; Claims that men are biologically inclined to rape are faulty / Michael Kimmel ; Sexism causes violence against women / Brian Nichols -- Are current approaches to reducing violence against women effective? Better enforcement of mandatory arrest laws reduces domestic violence / Jacqueline Seibel ; The Violence Against Women Act is necessary to protect women / Jill J. Morris on behalf of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence ; Changing male attitudes reduces sexual violence / Christopher Kilmartin ; Mandatory arrest laws do not reduce domestic violence / Richard L. Davis ; The Violence Against Women Act is unconstitutional / Stephen Baskerville ; Domestic violence treatment is gender biased / Wendy McElroy -- What is the extent of violence against women worldwide? Worldwide violence against women : an overview / United Nations Population Fund ; Violence against women is often used as a weapon of war / Amnesty International ; Femicide is a serious problem in East Asia / Andrea Parrot and Nina Cummings ; Crimes of "honour" are a serious problem in the Middle East / United Nations ; Female genital mutilation is a serious problem / Feminist Majority Foundation ; Female victims of violence face obstacles obtaining asylum / Maria Bexelius
Control code
ocn156902337
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780737737301
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007029806
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 967160
  • (OCoLC)156902337

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