Feminist Advocacy

Feminist Advocacy : Gendered Organizations in Community-Based Responses to Domestic Violence

5 (1 rating by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 10 business days
When will my order arrive?


Feminist Advocacy: Gendered Organizations in Community Based Responses to Domestic Violence examines feminist advocacy in domestic violence organizations including shelters, the justice system, and child protective services. This book provides an analysis of advocacy responses to shelter rules, protective orders, no-drop prosecution, mandatory arrest, dual arrest, failure to protect, and lost custody. Feminist Advocacy is directed toward social work, human services, or criminology students, advocates and practitioners, academic researchers, and those interested in intimate partner violence.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 210 pages
  • 147.32 x 231.14 x 22.86mm | 544.31g
  • Lexington Books
  • Lanham, MD, United States
  • English
  • black & white tables
  • 0739180347
  • 9780739180341

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Feminist Advocacy
Chapter 3: Advocacy in the Justice System
Chapter 4: Advocacy in Child Protective Services
Chapter 5: Advocacy in Shelter
Chapter 6: Implications for Theory and Practice
show more

About Andrea J. Nichols

Andrea J. Nichols is associate professor of sociology at St. Louis Community College at Forest Park.
show more

Rating details

1 ratings
5 out of 5 stars
5 100% (1)
4 0% (0)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X