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Domestic Violence Advocacy
Complex Lives/Difficult Choices

Second Edition

Volume: 7
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Domestic Violence

© 2014 | 368 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Domestic Violence Advocacy: Complex Lives/Difficult Choices, Second Edition is a comprehensive and highly practical resource for anyone working with domestic violence victims. The essential elements and values of the victim-defined approach provide the foundation for a completely revised exploration of all victims’ perspectives and advocates’ role. This Second Edition draws on the far-reaching progress and increased knowledge of the field and delves deeply into the experiences of victims, their perspectives and decision-making, culture, and risks. Attentive to the real world context of limited time, resources, and options for victims and for advocates, this enlightening text focuses on what is feasible and offers ideas for working within such constraints
 
Foreword by Cris M. Sullivan
 
Preface
 
Section I: Victim-Defined Advocacy Approach
 
Chapter 1: Overview of Victim-Defined Advocacy
 
Chapter 2: Risks Victims Face
 
Chapter 3: How Women Form Perspectives and Priorities
 
Chapter 4: Individual Victim-Defined Advocacy Implementation
 
Section II: Victim-Defined Advocacy Practice Issues
 
Chapter 5: Victims in Contact
 
Chapter 6: Children
 
Chapter 7: Trauma, Mental Health, and Substance Use
 
Chapter 8: Advocate Role with Violent Partners
 
Section III: Systems Advocacy
 
Chapter 9: Victim-Defined Advocacy Environments
 
Chapter 10: Victim-Defined Policy Advocacy
 
Chapter 11: Conclusion
 
Appendix A
 
References
 
Index

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Jill Davies

Eleanor Lyon

Eleanor Lyon, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in Residence and the Director of the Institute for Violence Prevention and Reduction. Eleanor teaches courses in research methods and violence against women. Eleanor’s areas of specialization include evaluation methods, ethnographic methods, violence against women, family issues and women’s issues More About Author

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