Women, violence and social control

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Macmillan , Basingstoke
Women -- Great Britain -- Social conditions., Women -- Great Britain -- Crimes against., Violence -- Great Britain., Social con
Statementedited by Jalna Hanmer and Mary Maynard.
SeriesExplorations in sociology -- 23
ContributionsHanmer, Jalna., Maynard, Mary., British Sociological Association.
LC ClassificationsHQ1593
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,213p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16242920M
ISBN 100333417909, 0333417917

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The findings from case study research conducted in a small, rural central Appalachian community during the winter of suggest that standard definitions of wife abuse obscure the elements of social control inherent in violent activities, while obviating the.

Crime Control and Women reveals the current limitations of criminal justice policies that are oblivious to the impact they exert on citizens who vary by gender, race and/or social class. Feminist in perspective, the contributors to this volume share a common vision of hope that social change will result from social control and punishment that is just and human, with commitments to prevention, education, and.

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Women, Law, and Social Control (2nd Edition): Merlo, Alida V., Pollock, Joycelyn M.: : by: This is “Deviance, Crime, and Social Control”, chapter 5 from the book Sociology: Brief Edition (v. Much of this work concerns rape and sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and other crimes against women that were largely neglected until feminists began writing about them in.

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Women, Violence and Social Change demonstrates how refuges and shelters stand as the core of the battered women's movement, providing a basis for pragmatic support, political action and radical renewal. From this base movements in Britain and the United States have challenged the police, courts and social services to provide greater assistance to women.

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Health Organization. CRIME AS SOCIAL CONTROL* DONALD BLACK Harvard Law School The sociological theory of social control predicts and explains how people define and respond to deviant behavior. One kind of social control is known as self-help: the expression of a grievance by unilateral aggression such as personal violence or property destruction.

Gender-based violence (GBV) or violence against women and girls (VAWG), is a global pandemic that affects 1 in 3 women in their lifetime. The numbers are staggering: 35% of women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence.

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Gordon, LFamily violence, feminism, and social control. in Women, the State, and Welfare. University of Wisconsin Press, pp. The author applies theories of social control to analyze the development of the social response.

She argues that an integration of the social service and criminal justice systems would best serve families who are experiencing violence. Keywords child abuse, feminism, intimate partner violence, social control.

The book “The Social Construction of Difference and Inequality: Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality” by Tracy E. Ore offers valuable intuitions into the research focus on violence and social control in this study.

The UN Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women states, "violence against women is a manifestation of historically unequal power relations between men and women" and "violence against women is one of the crucial social mechanisms by which women are forced into a subordinate position compared with men.".

R.E. Dobash, R.P. Dobash, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Domestic violence is an issue of global concern characterized by a recent history of rapid social change in institutional policy and practice.

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Drawing insights from social disorganization, feminist, and bystander intervention research and theory, this cross‐sectional, exploratory study examines influences on the predicted likelihood of intervening in general and intimate partner violence situations, termed enacting informal social control.Social Control Theory And Domestic Violence.

Domestic violence is a crime that occurs regularly within the United States. It claims millions of victims each year. There is not a specific cause to establish why domestic violence occurs.

However, it has been documented that domestic violence is a product of physical, emotional, sexual, psychological, and any other forms of torture or torment.Violence against Women is an international, interdisciplinary journal dedicated to the publication of research and information on all aspects of the problem of violence against women.

The journal assumes a broad definition of violence; topics to be covered include, but are not limited to, domestic violence, sexual assault, incest, sexual harassment, female infantcide, female circumcision, and.