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Preventing Domestic Homicides

Preventing Domestic Homicides
  • Author : Peter Jaffe
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 03 February 2020
  • ISBN : 0128194634
  • Pages : 250 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Preventing Domestic Homicides: Lessons Learned from Tragedies focuses on the diverse nature of domestic homicides and what has been learned about the most effective prevention strategies from emerging research and the work of domestic violence death review committees in Canada, the US, the UK, NZ and AU. Each chapter focuses on different populations--specifically older women, youth dating relationships, indigenous women, immigrant and refugee populations, rural/remote communities, same-sex relationships, homicides with police & military, domestic homicide in the workplace, and children killed in the context of domestic violence. Topics cover current research, risk factors, and include case studies from domestic homicide review committees. Cases are summarized regarding major themes and recommendations, such as public awareness, professional training, risk assessment, intervention and collaboration amongst service systems. Written for academic and domestic violence researchers in sociology, criminology, psychology and psychiatry by global contributors with on-the-ground domestic homicide experience.


Preventing Domestic Homicides

Preventing Domestic Homicides
  • Author : Peter Jaffe,Katreena Scott,Anna-Lee Straatman
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 03 February 2020
GET THIS BOOKPreventing Domestic Homicides

Preventing Domestic Homicides: Lessons Learned from Tragedies focuses on the diverse nature of domestic homicides and what has been learned about the most effective prevention strategies from emerging research and the work of domestic violence death review committees in Canada, the US, the UK, NZ and AU. Each chapter focuses on different populations--specifically older women, youth dating relationships, indigenous women, immigrant and refugee populations, rural/remote communities, same-sex relationships, homicides with police & military, domestic homicide in the workplace, and children


Domestic Homicide

Domestic Homicide
  • Author : Marieke Liem,Frans Koenraadt
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 March 2018
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The literature on domestic violence will often treat homicide as its most extreme outcome. The reality is more nuanced, with many domestic homicides occurring within a history of abusive behaviour. This book offers a much-needed synthesis of the literature on domestic homicide, covering its history; the theories supporting it; its various forms such as filicide, intimate partner homicide, parricide, siblicide and familicide; and its prevention. The authors explore the predominant theories that have been used to explain domestic homicides in


Domestic Homicides and Death Reviews

Domestic Homicides and Death Reviews
  • Author : Myrna Dawson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 May 2017
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This edited collection highlights international research on domestic homicides and death reviews which are a rapidly growing intervention/prevention initiative in various countries. Chapters focus on: the impetus for the international development of such initiatives, the identification of risk factors and recommendations for improving systemic responses, the uptake and impact of these recommendations and, finally, the social and public policy implications of outcomes for developed and developing countries. Despite rapid growth, the current state of research and knowledge about domestic


Preventing the Domestic Homicide of Women : an Intervention Guide

Preventing the Domestic Homicide of Women : an Intervention Guide
  • Author : Christine Drouin,Fédération de ressources d'hébergement pour femmes violentées et en difficulté du Québec,Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire sur la violence familiale et la violence faite aux femmes,Julie Drolet
  • Publisher : Montréal : Fédération de ressources d'hébergement pour femmes violentées et en difficulté du Québec
  • Release : 04 March 2021
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Death by Domestic Violence

Death by Domestic Violence
  • Author : Katherine S. Van Wormer,Albert R. Roberts
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 04 March 2021
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This volume details the most violent form of abuse in an intimate relationship, and steps that should be taken on individual, societal, and public policy levels to stop the killing.


Studying and Preventing Homicide

Studying and Preventing Homicide
  • Author : M. Dwayne Smith,Margaret A. Zahn
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 04 March 1999
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An introduction summarizes the social theories of homicide and the methodological issues in the study of homicide. This accessible volume then focuses on specific types of homicides including: mass and serial murders, homicides by youth, gang homicides, domestic homicides, homicides by female offenders, and alcohol/drug related homicides.


Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence
  • Author : Richard L. Davis
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 March 2008
GET THIS BOOKDomestic Violence

Domestic violence does not begin the day an adult heterosexual male decides to beat and batter an adult heterosexual female. Domestic violence is a complicated and multifaceted enigma that includes child, sibling, spousal, intimate partner, and elder abuse. Despite spending billions of dollars on domestic violence, the number of some categories of victims remains the same. The problem can be traced back to our very definitions of victim and abuse. Until we open our eyes to the blatant empirical evidence


Intimate Partner Violence

Intimate Partner Violence
  • Author : Elicka Sparks,Kit Gruelle
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 15 September 2016
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Written by experts with a combined 50 years of experience teaching and researching in the field of domestic abuse, Intimate Partner Violence: Effective Procedure, Response, and Policy provides practical instruction for practitioners and lay people responding to domestic violence, as well as ideas for policymakers working to create solutions to the violence. Narratives by victims of intimate partner abuse provide a framework from which students and practitioners can assess address problems of domestic abuse. This book focuses on what can be


Domestic Abuse, Homicide and Gender

Domestic Abuse, Homicide and Gender
  • Author : J. Monckton-Smith,A. Williams,F. Mullane
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 04 November 2014
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Based on research with frontline professionals and domestic abuse and homicide victims, this book argues for a re-conceptualisation of the female victim to enhance safety management and encourage a deeper understanding of the emotional dynamics and social structures which perpetuate violence.




Marital Separation and Lethal Domestic Violence

Marital Separation and Lethal Domestic Violence
  • Author : Desmond Ellis,Noreen Stuckless,Carrie Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 March 2015
GET THIS BOOKMarital Separation and Lethal Domestic Violence

This book is the first to investigate the effects of participation in separation or divorce proceedings on femicide (murder of a female), femicide-suicide, homicide, and suicide. Because separation is one of the most significant predictors of domestic violence, this book is exclusively devoted to theorizing, researching, and preventing lethal domestic violence or other assaults triggered by marital separation. The authors provide evidence supporting the use of an estrangement-specific risk assessment and estrangement-focused public education to prevent murders and assaults. This



Enhancing Culturally Integrative Family Safety Response in Muslim Communities

Enhancing Culturally Integrative Family Safety Response in Muslim Communities
  • Author : Mohammed Baobaid,Lynda M. Ashbourne
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 October 2016
GET THIS BOOKEnhancing Culturally Integrative Family Safety Response in Muslim Communities

This informative new volume presents the Culturally Integrative Family Safety Response (CIFSR) model that is currently being used by the Muslim Resource Centre for Social Support and Integration (MRCSSI) in London, Ontario. Created to support immigrant and newcomer families from collectivist backgrounds struggling with issues related to pre-migration trauma, family violence, and child protection concerns, the CIFSR model focuses on early risk identification and intervention, preserving safety, and appropriate conflict responses. Also included is a Q&A chapter from the