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Domestic Violence: Legal and Social Reality

Organization in Detail

Chapter 1.    Social and Historical Perspective:  Evolution of the Right of Privacy
Chapter 2.    Characteristics of Domestic Violence
Chapter 3.    Influential Factors
Chapter 4.    Special Types of Abuse
Chapter 5.    Law Enforcement Response
Chapter 6.    Domestic Violence as a Crime:  State Legislative Response
Chapter 7.    Judicial Response
Chapter 8.    Federal Criminal Response
Chapter 9.    Protection Orders
Chapter 10.  Tort Remedies
Chapter 11.  Family Law:  Marriage and Divorce
Chatper 12.  Family Law:  Child Custody
Chapter 13.  Discrimination against Victims
Chapter 14.  Legal Services
Chapter 15.  Social Services