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Examining domestic violence as a state crime

Laura L. Finley

Examining domestic violence as a state crime

nonkilling implications

by Laura L. Finley

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Published by Center for Global Nonkilling in Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Laura L. Finley
SeriesGlobal nonkilling working papers -- #2, 2010
ContributionsCenter for Global Nonkilling
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2012/40142 (HV)
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25239654M
LC Control Number2012357084

  Whether domestic violence is a crime depends upon the particular circumstances, as well as the laws of the state in which the act or acts occur. Often domestic violence is both a crime subject to criminal punishment and a civil wrong subject to restraint upon personal conduct and an award of a money damages. Literature Review on Domestic Violence What Makes a Person Violent: Literature Review Since the beginning of the human race, domestic violence has been r, it was not until recent centuries that people began to look at it as a many people, in many cultures, domestic violence was seen as not only acceptable, but necessary. Biography. Dr. Walsh is a Criminal Justice Sciences Professor and earned his Ph.D. from the City University of New York. He currently conducts research in several areas including violent crime and victimization, family violence, communities and crime and scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL).


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