Interventions, policies, and future research directions in partner violence
Dragiewicz, Molly (2016) Interventions, policies, and future research directions in partner violence. In Cuevas, Carlos & Rennison, Callie Marie (Eds.) The Wiley Handbook on the Psychology of Violence. Wylie, Chichester, West Sussex, UK, pp. 439-453.
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There have been sweeping changes in policy and practice on violence against intimate partners over the past several decades. New laws, policies, programs, and research funding have shaped the literature on this topic as well as the contours of violence itself. A substantial portion of the contemporary research literature is devoted to the policies and interventions that affect intimate partner violence. This chapter will first review key policy changes that have shaped interventions in violence against intimate partners. Second, it will map major areas of research on policy and intervention in violence and abuse. Finally, it will propose directions for future research.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|Keywords:||domestic violence, evidence based research, evaluation, batterer intervention program, Violence Against Women Act, mandatory arrest, homicide, policy, intervention, services|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > CRIMINOLOGY (160200)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Crime & Justice Research Centre
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Justice
|Deposited On:||03 Feb 2016 03:26|
|Last Modified:||04 Feb 2016 03:12|
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