Domestic Violence

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Hiding in Plain Sight

Immigrant Women and Domestic Violence

Immigrant women are not only at greater risk of experiencing domestic violence but they also under-utilize mainstream services because their needs are not adequately met there. Understanding … 136 View
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Insurgent Love

Abolition and Domestic Homicide

Domestic homicide is violence that strikes within our most intimate relations. The most common strategy for addressing this kind of transgression relies on policing and prisons. But through … 161 View
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Acknowledgements

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Domestic Homicide and Abolition

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In the introductory chapter, the author defines key terms that are essential to the text, details the failures of the current carceral approach to family violence, and details how her personal … 24 $2.40 Add
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Butcher

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This chapter recounts the friendship between the author and a man convicted of killing his partner. 8 $0.80 Add
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Introduction

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Mitigating Harm to Women

From: Beyond Shelters

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Describes the development of the transition house movement in Newfoundland and Labrador and how these centres have become anchors for the protection and safety of women in their communities. … 18 $1.80 Add
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Mothering with Disabilities: Violence and Equality Rights

Historical Context and the Ideology of Motherhood West Coast LEAF's “Mothering with Disabilities” Project Child Protection: A Duty to Support? Family Law: Providing for Children's Best Interests Legal Reform to Support Disabled Mothers Notes References

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Settler Colonialism and Intimate Terrorism

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In this chapter, Whynacht explores the link between systems of colonialism and domestic homicide. She proceeds to argue that the first formations of coercive control relations in the Americas … 25 $2.50 Add
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Understanding Domestic Violence

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Domestic Violence, Intersectionality and Project Methodology

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Portapique

From: Insurgent Love

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This chapter explores the mass murders in Portapique, Nova Scotia, in 2020. 10 $1.00 Add
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The Healing Journey: Women with Disabilities and Intimate Partner Violence

The Healing Journey Project Disability and IPV Violence Against Women Results in and Causes Disability Service Use Among Women With and Without Disabilities Violence Against Disabled Women Cuts Both Ways Note References

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Barriers to Accessing Services for Immigrant Women

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In this chapter, Wendy Chan lists the key barriers that immigrant women face when they try to access social services. These challenges include language barriers, fear of a lack of … 27 $2.70 Add
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Occupation, Racial Capitalism and the Familicidal Heart

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This chapter explores the relationship between occupation, stress, and domestic homicide. It also describes the links between heteropatriarchal gender norms and family violence. 16 $1.60 Add
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Out of the Closet: Intimate Partner Violence as a Factor Contributing to Cognitive Disabilities

Entering the Closet: N's Dream Becomes a Nightmare Hidden in the Closet: Cognitive Damage and Intimate Partner Violence Concussions, Violence, and Dementia Pugilistica Peeking Through the Closet Door: A Social Model of Disability Traumatic Brain Injury, and Intimate Partner Violence Opening the Closet Door: Intimate Partner Abuse and Older Women Entering the Closet: Consideration of IPV and Cognitive Disability in Older Women Keeping the Closet Door Open: Using the Social Disability Model Conclusion References

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