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Companion Reader on Violence Against Women
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Companion Reader on Violence Against Women

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April 2011 | 424 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
The Companion Reader on Violence Against Women complements and parallels the new edition of Renzetti, Sourcebook on Violence Against Women. The first part contains four articles relating to theoretical and methodological issues in researching violence against women. The second part is on types of violence against women, and the third part is on prevention and direct intervention. Each article has commentary and discussion questions to add an element of critical thinking.
 
Introduction
 
Part I: Theoretical and Methodological Issues in Researching Violence Against Women
R. Campbell, E. Dworkin, G. Cabral
An ecological model of the impact of sexual assault on women’s mental health. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 10, 225-246. (2009)
L. Pyles
The capabilities approach and violence against women: Implications for social development. International Social Work, 51, 25-36. (2008)
N. Anderson, A. Cockcroft, N. Ansari, K. Omer, U. U. Chaudhry, A. Khan, L. Pearson
Collecting reliable information about violence against women safely in household interviews: Experience from a large-scale national survey in South Asia. Violence Against Women, 15, 482-496. (2009)
A. E. Adams, C. M. Sullivan, D. Bybee, M. R. Greeson
Development of the Scale of Economic Abuse. Violence Against Women, 14, 563-588. (2008)
 
Part II: Types of Violence Against Women
C. Mc-Daniels-Wilson, J. Belknap
The extensive sexual violation and sexual abuse histories of incarcerated women. Violence Against Women, 14, 1090-1127. (2008)
T. A. Borer
Gendered war and gendered peace: Truth commissions and post-conflict gender violence: Lessons from South Africa. Violence Against Women, 15 , 1169-1193. (2009)
S. Fisher
(2010). Violence against women and natural disasters: Findings from post-tsunami Sri Lanka. Violence Against Women, 16. (2010)
T. K. Logan, R. Walker, G. Hunt
Understanding human trafficking in the United States. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 10, 3-30. (2009)
R. L. Dalla, Y. Xia, H. Kennedy
“You just give them what they want and pray they don’t kill you”: Street-level sex workers’ reports of victimization, personal resources, and coping strategies. Violence Against Women, 9, 1367-1394. (2003)
M. Rani, S. Bonu
Attitudes toward wife beating: A cross-country study in Asia. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 24, 1371-1397. (2009)
E. Erez, M. Adelman, C. Gregory
Intersections of immigration and domestic violence: Voices of battered immigrant women. Feminist Criminology, 4, 32-56. (2009)
K. Ferraro
Invisible or pathologized? Racial statistics and violence against women of color. Critical Sociology, 34, 193-211. (2008)
L. A. Goodman, K. F. Smyth, A. M. Borges, R. Singer
When crises collide: How intimate partner violence and poverty intersect to shape women’s mental health and coping. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 10, 306-329. (2009)
S. Shetty, J. L. Edleson
Adult domestic violence in cases of international parental abduction. Violence Against Women, 11, 115-138. (2005)
J. C. McClennon
Domestic violence between same-gender partners: Recent findings and future research. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 20, 149-154. (2005)
 
Part III: Prevention and Direct Intervention
J. L. Todahl, D. Linville, A. Bustin, J. Wheeler, J. Gau
Sexual assault support services and community systems: Understanding critical issues and needs in the LGBTQ community. Violence Against Women, 15, 952-976. (2009)
C. Neighbors, D. D. Walker, L. F. Mbilinyi, A. O’Rourke, J. L. Edleson, J. Zegree, R.A. Roffman
Normative misperceptions of abuse among perpetrators of IPV. Violence Against Women, 16, 370-386. (2010)
T. Parker, K. Rogers, M. Collins, J. L. Edleson
Danger zone: Battered mothers and their families in supervised visitation. Violence Against Women, 14, 1313-1325. (2008)
C. S. Stover, A. M. Rainey, M. Berkman, S. Marans
Factors associated with engagement in a police-advocacy home-visit intervention to prevent domestic violence. Violence Against Women, 14, 1430-1450. (2008)
T. Bloom, J. Wagman, R. Hernandez, N. Yrogui, N. Hernandez-Valdovinos, M. Dahlstrom, N. Glass
Partnering with community-based organizations to reduce intimate partner violence. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 31, 224-257. (2009)
S. Cole, L. Phillips
The violence against women campaigns in Latin America. Feminist Criminology, 3, 145-168. (2008)

Claire Marie Renzetti

Claire M. Renzetti, PhD, is the Judi Conway Patton Endowed Chair in the Center for Research on Violence Against Women, and Professor and Chair of the Sociology Department at the University of Kentucky. She is editor of the international, interdisciplinary journal, Violence Against Women; co-editor with Jeffrey Edleson of the Interpersonal Violence book series for Oxford University Press; and editor of the Gender and Justice book series for University of California Press. She has authored or edited 25 books as well as numerous book chapters and articles in professional journals. Much of her research has focused on the violent victimization... More About Author

Jeffrey L. Edleson

Jeffrey L. Edleson, PhD, is Dean and Professor at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Social Welfare. He is Professor Emeritus in the University of Minnesota School of Social Work and founding director of the Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse. He has published more than 130 articles and 12 books on domestic violence, group work, and program evaluation. Edleson recently served on the US National Advisory Council on Violence Against Women and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare. More About Author

Raquel K. Bergen

Raquel Kennedy Bergen is a Professor of Sociology at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received her BS from Saint Joseph’s University in Sociology and her Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author or co-author of numerous scholarly publications and nine books on violence against women including, Wife Rape: Understanding the Response of Survivors and Service Providers; and Issues in Intimate Violence. With Claire Renzetti and Jeff Edleson she edited, Sourcebook on Violence Against Women and Violence Against Women: Classic Statements. She co-edited Violence Against Women: Readings... More About Author

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