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Published: 01 September 2015

280 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190262280

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Why Don't You Just Talk to Him?

The Politics of Domestic Abuse

Kathleen R. Arnold

  • Presents the controversial thesis that targets are not merely ignored but actually punished for reporting cases of domestic abuse
  • Draws on unusual sources, including: refugee cases, research on homelessness and shelters, and immigration and working class issues
  • Applies sustained theoretical argument to issue of domestic violence

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