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Intimate Partner Violence [electronic resource] : Race, Social Class, and Masculinity.

By: Mansley, Elizabeth A.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Criminal justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC): Publisher: El Paso : LFB Scholarly Pub. LLC, 2009Description: 1 online resource (211 p.).ISBN: 9781593325527 (electronic bk.); 1593325525 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Intimate partner violence | Masculinity | Race -- Social aspects | Violence | Intimate partner violence | Masculinity | Race -- Social aspects | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Abuse / Domestic Partner Abuse | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Abuse / Elder AbuseGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 362.8292 Online resources: EBSCOhost Summary: Mansley examines how race and class impact the construction of masculinity as demonstrated through men's accounts of intimate partner violence. Using an Ecological Nested Model, she examines race and class differences in the role that institutions and culture play in promoting violence against women. These differences support the call for culturally sensitive batterer treatment programs that are not just reflective of race, but of class as well. Knowledge of these differences would allow treatment providers to tailor their treatment plans to account for such diversity and to develop culturally.
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Mansley examines how race and class impact the construction of masculinity as demonstrated through men's accounts of intimate partner violence. Using an Ecological Nested Model, she examines race and class differences in the role that institutions and culture play in promoting violence against women. These differences support the call for culturally sensitive batterer treatment programs that are not just reflective of race, but of class as well. Knowledge of these differences would allow treatment providers to tailor their treatment plans to account for such diversity and to develop culturally.

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