Decriminalizing Domestic Violence: A Balanced Policy Approach to Intimate Partner Violence (Gender and Justice)

Decriminalizing Domestic Violence: A Balanced Policy Approach to Intimate Partner Violence (Gender and Justice) ሹ Online ῲ Decriminalizing Domestic Violence: A Balanced Policy Approach to Intimate Partner Violence (Gender and Justice) page ⚱ Book By Leigh Goodmark ⚺ DecriminalizingDomesticViolenceasks the crucial, yet often overlooked, question of why and how the criminal legal system became the primary response to intimate partnerviolencein the United States It introduces readers, both new and well versed in the subject, to the ways in which the criminal legal system harms rather than helps those who are subjected to abuse andviolencein their homes and communities, and shares how it drives, rather than deters, intimate partnerviolence The book examines how social, legal, and financial resources are diverted into a criminal legal apparatus that is often unable to deliver justice or safety to victims or to prevent intimate partnerviolencein the first place Envisioned for both courses and research topics indomestic violence, familyviolence, gender and law, and sociology of law, the book challenges readers to understand intimate partnerviolencenot solely, or even primarily, as a criminal law concern but as an economic, public health, community, and human rights problem It also argues that only by viewing intimate partnerviolencethrough these lenses can we develop a balanced policy agenda for addressing it At a moment when we are examining our national addiction to punishment, Decriminalizing Domestic Violence offers a thoughtful, pragmatic roadmap to real reform. Leigh Goodmark LeighGoodmark The latest Tweets from Leigh LeighGoodmark Anti violence advocate, law professor UMdLaw, mom, obsessive reader, expert in all things s ResearchGate of University Maryland, Balti, Balti UMB with expertise Civil Law and Criminal Read publications, contact Vermont School is a Professor at the Maryland Frances King Carey School Conversation profile on Conversation I have been studying gender since , represented victims Author A author A Troubled Marriage avg rating, ratings, reviews, published Decriminalizing Domestic Violence Safe Summit Ireland directs Gender Clinic, clinic providing direct representation matters involving intimate partner abuse, sexual assault, trafficking, other cases of Goodmark, Law, Department, Faculty Member Studies Feminist Sociology, Police Reform, Science SelectedWorks S Goodmark unique experiences transgender persons subjected to abuse not focus legal scholarship instead, LEIGH SUZANNE GOODMARK lawubalt Reframing Policy An Essentialist Proposal, Washington Journal Fulbright Specialist Prof Leigh Human Rights Home Blog Meghana Nayak, political scientist Pace University, has written new book by Oxford Press, titled Who Worthy Protection The Meaning Patriotism Concurring opinion Last fall, began reading Hillbilly Elegy wanted see how author, JD Vance, would deal question class was particularly Decriminalizing Domestic Violence: A Balanced Policy Approach to Intimate Partner Violence (Gender and Justice)

  • Kindle
  • 216 pages
  • 0520295579
  • Leigh Goodmark
  • English
  • 23 December 2017