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The Resource Family violence, Diane Andrews Henningfeld, book editor

Family violence, Diane Andrews Henningfeld, book editor

Label
Family violence
Title
Family violence
Statement of responsibility
Diane Andrews Henningfeld, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.82/92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626
LC item number
.F336 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Henningfeld, Diane Andrews
Series statement
Global viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family violence
  • Family violence
Label
Family violence, Diane Andrews Henningfeld, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-225) and index
Contents
  • In Nigeria, family violence affects many women
  • IRIN
  • In Vietnam, many women are abused by their partners
  • General Statistics Office of Vietnam
  • In Scotland, many victims of family violence remain silent
  • Tanya Thompson
  • In Japan, spousal abuse remains hidden
  • David McNeill and Chie Matsumoto
  • In the United States, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) people experience intimate partner abuse
  • National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs et al --
  • Ch. 1.
  • Family violence and intimate partner abuse.
  • Family violence in the United States: an overview
  • The National Center for Victims of Crime
  • In Ireland, women bear the brunt of family violence
  • Carol Hunt
  • In Australia, some men are abused by their intimate partners
  • Andrea Mayes
  • In Iraq, honor killings subjugate women
  • Terri Judd
  • The United States should differentiate honor killings from domestic violence
  • Phyllis Chesler
  • Jordan cracks down on honor killings
  • Tom Peter --
  • Ch. 2.
  • Dowry violence, bride burning and honor killings.
  • In Pakistan, dowry disputes lead to violence
  • Rakhshinda Parveen
  • In India, bride burning is a significant problem
  • Nehaluddin Ahmad
  • In Bangladesh, the custom of dowry leads to abuse
  • Kaushalya Ruwanthika Ariyathilaka
  • Female genital mutilation is practiced in parts of Europe
  • Laura Schweiger
  • Divorce can lead to violence directed at children
  • Graeme Hamilton
  • Parricide in the United States
  • Kathleen M. Heide --
  • Ch. 3.
  • Family violence and children.
  • In China and other Asian countries, girl babies are the victims of family violence
  • The Economist
  • The World Health Organization calls for the elimination of female genital mutilation
  • The World Health Organization
  • In Uganda, the practice of female genital mutilation continues despite the law
  • Frederick Womakuyu
  • Judy-Siegel-Itzkovich
  • In Malaysia, elder abuse must be reported and prevented
  • Esther G. Ebenezer
  • Some Chinese senior citizens in the United States suffer elder abuse
  • Rong Xiaoqing
  • Organizations to contact
  • Ch. 4.
  • Family violence and elders.
  • --
  • Elders must seek help when abused
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • In India, the abuse of older people by family members is increasing
  • Mala Kapur Shankardass
  • In Israel, family members abuse and neglect the elderly
Control code
ocn707965596
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780737756500
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011026844
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)707965596
Label
Family violence, Diane Andrews Henningfeld, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-225) and index
Contents
  • In Nigeria, family violence affects many women
  • IRIN
  • In Vietnam, many women are abused by their partners
  • General Statistics Office of Vietnam
  • In Scotland, many victims of family violence remain silent
  • Tanya Thompson
  • In Japan, spousal abuse remains hidden
  • David McNeill and Chie Matsumoto
  • In the United States, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) people experience intimate partner abuse
  • National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs et al --
  • Ch. 1.
  • Family violence and intimate partner abuse.
  • Family violence in the United States: an overview
  • The National Center for Victims of Crime
  • In Ireland, women bear the brunt of family violence
  • Carol Hunt
  • In Australia, some men are abused by their intimate partners
  • Andrea Mayes
  • In Iraq, honor killings subjugate women
  • Terri Judd
  • The United States should differentiate honor killings from domestic violence
  • Phyllis Chesler
  • Jordan cracks down on honor killings
  • Tom Peter --
  • Ch. 2.
  • Dowry violence, bride burning and honor killings.
  • In Pakistan, dowry disputes lead to violence
  • Rakhshinda Parveen
  • In India, bride burning is a significant problem
  • Nehaluddin Ahmad
  • In Bangladesh, the custom of dowry leads to abuse
  • Kaushalya Ruwanthika Ariyathilaka
  • Female genital mutilation is practiced in parts of Europe
  • Laura Schweiger
  • Divorce can lead to violence directed at children
  • Graeme Hamilton
  • Parricide in the United States
  • Kathleen M. Heide --
  • Ch. 3.
  • Family violence and children.
  • In China and other Asian countries, girl babies are the victims of family violence
  • The Economist
  • The World Health Organization calls for the elimination of female genital mutilation
  • The World Health Organization
  • In Uganda, the practice of female genital mutilation continues despite the law
  • Frederick Womakuyu
  • Judy-Siegel-Itzkovich
  • In Malaysia, elder abuse must be reported and prevented
  • Esther G. Ebenezer
  • Some Chinese senior citizens in the United States suffer elder abuse
  • Rong Xiaoqing
  • Organizations to contact
  • Ch. 4.
  • Family violence and elders.
  • --
  • Elders must seek help when abused
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • In India, the abuse of older people by family members is increasing
  • Mala Kapur Shankardass
  • In Israel, family members abuse and neglect the elderly
Control code
ocn707965596
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780737756500
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011026844
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)707965596

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