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Domestic Violence against Women and Autonomy

Marilyn Friedman

in Autonomy, Gender, Politics

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195138504
eISBN:
9780199785902
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195138503.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

This chapter examines autonomy in regard to domestic violence. It discusses how intimate partner abuse diminishes autonomy. It is argued that professional care-givers should usually provide ... More


Conclusion

Jane Mcadam

in Climate Change, Forced Migration, and International Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199587087
eISBN:
9780191738494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587087.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter presents some concluding thoughts. This book has argued that legal responses to climate change-related movement must be carefully informed by empirical evidence about its nature, timing, ... More


Comparative Perspectives on Gender Violence: Lessons From Efforts Worldwide

Rashmi Goel and Leigh Goodmark (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199346578
eISBN:
9780190258047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199346578.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The United States has uncritically exported its law and policy on gender violence without regard to effectiveness or cultural context, and without asking what we might learn from efforts to combat ... More


Establishing an Effective Legal Response

Joshua Nathan Aston

in Trafficking of Women and Children: Article 7 of the Rome Statute

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199468171
eISBN:
9780199087334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468171.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Chapter 3 of the book highlights the severity of the crime and the various conventions and protocols enforced in combating the crime. It emphasises on the importance of a strong legal response to ... More


The Legal Prohibition

Joshua Nathan Aston

in Trafficking of Women and Children: Article 7 of the Rome Statute

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199468171
eISBN:
9780199087334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468171.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Chapter 2 focuses on the state’s obligation under International Human Rights Law, International Labour Law and International Criminal Law in order to prevent the hideous act of trafficking in ... More


Law and Global Health: Current Legal Issues Volume 16

Michael Freeman, Sarah Hawkes, and Belinda Bennett (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199688999
eISBN:
9780191768118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688999.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This book is based upon an annual colloquium held at University College London. Each year leading scholars from around the world gather to discuss the relationship between law and another discipline ... More


Three Case Studies

in An American Travesty: Legal Responses to Adolescent Sexual Offending

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226983578
eISBN:
9780226983592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226983592.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter presents three case studies illustrating the extraordinary recent history of legal responses to problematic sexual activities of children and teens in the United States. It intends to ... More


Beyond the Law

Leigh Goodmark

in A Troubled Marriage: Domestic Violence and the Legal System

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732229
eISBN:
9780814733431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732229.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter considers an extra-legal response to domestic violence, one that provides women with opportunities to seek justice without relying on the state-run justice system and creates ... More


Beyond the Banality of Evil: Criminology and Genocide

Augustine Brannigan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199674626
eISBN:
9780191766893
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674626.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book is premised on the idea that genocide is a crime, and that it can be comprehended by sound criminological theories and methods. However, in contemporary social science, the first important ... More


8 Beyond the Law

Leigh Goodmark

in A Troubled Marriage: Domestic Violence and the Legal System

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732229
eISBN:
9780814733431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732229.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter considers an extra-legal response to domestic violence, one that provides women with opportunities to seek justice without relying on the state-run justice system and creates ... More


The realities of choice and accountability in the quasi-market

Mike Feintuck and Roz Stevens

in School admissions and accountability: Planning, choice or chance?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447306238
eISBN:
9781447310815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306238.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

The focus here is on the outcomes of school admissions processes within the quasi-market. It considers how parents and pupils have experienced, and how schools and local authorities have reacted to, ... More


Conclusion and Suggestions

Joshua Nathan Aston

in Trafficking of Women and Children: Article 7 of the Rome Statute

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199468171
eISBN:
9780199087334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468171.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This is a conclusive chapter which provides the details of the findings of this research on human trafficking of women and children across the world. The findings and conclusion is followed by ... More


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