EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up  Excludes Marketplace items
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING
on $25 & up
 Excludes Marketplace
Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women : A Challenge for Social Work

Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women : A Challenge for Social Work - 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0801317576

Cover of Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women : A Challenge for Social Work 98 (ISBN 978-0801317576)
ISBN13: 978-0801317576
ISBN10: 0801317576
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Longman, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No

List price: $160.00

More Shipping Options

Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women : A Challenge for Social Work - 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0801317576

Karen D. Stout

ISBN13: 978-0801317576
ISBN10: 0801317576
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Longman, Inc.
Published: 1998
International: No
Summary

Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women: A Challenge for Social Work takes a thought-provoking look at the many issues related to discrimination and violence against women. Using a continuum model, each chapter examines a specific problem or issue while showing readers how various forms of sexism and violence are interrelated. The authors also propose practice and policy strategies to confront these issues from a strengths and empowerment perspective.

Table of Contents

  1. Presenting the Continuum : A Brief Overview.
  2. Women's Institutional Status.
  3. Psychological Wounds.
  4. Gendered Communication.
  5. Economic Assault on Women.
  6. Controlling Women's Bodies : Health and Reproductive Freedom.
  7. Pornography and Prostitution.
  8. Sexual Harassment : Assaults on Women at Work and at School.
  9. Women Who Are Battered.
  10. Sexual Assault.
  11. Battered Women Who Kill and Femicide : The Final Acts of Violence against Women.
  12. Personal and Professional Implications : A Conversation with Social Workers.

Index.

More Shipping Options