Violence against women.
Zorza, Joan (Editor)
Available from: Civic Research Institute
4478 U. S. Route 27 PO Box 585
Kingston, NJ 08528
A reference for victim advocates, attorneys, law enforcement, counseling and health professionals, educators and students. Covers programs, policies, and legal developments in the fight against interpersonal violence. Includes, critical analyses of important case law and legislation; in-depth discussion of innovative law enforcement and prosecution strategies; reports on medical and psychological treatment programs; discussion and debate of controversial theories and policies; exploration of civil law remedies; analysis of child protection and custody related issues; reviews of the best print and multimedia resources for practitioners and advocates. (Author abstract, modified)
violence; female victims; sexual abuse; child abuse; family violence; poverty; child support; welfare reform; mandatory reporting; criminal laws; civil laws; perpetrators; internet crimes; advocacy; intervention