Same-Sex Domestic Violence : Strategies for Change.

This comprehensive resource book examines a broad range of issues that confront the victims of same-sex domestic violence and those who offer them services. Chapters include topics of practical concern, HIV, same-sex domestic violence, establishing safe-home networks for battered gay men, courtroom...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Lundy, Dr. Sandra E.
Other Authors: Leventhal, Ms. Beth
Format: eBook
Published: Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 1999.
Series:Sage series on violence against women.
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; Introduction; Part I
  • Prologue: Hearing the Problem; Chapter 1
  • Sharing My Story; Chapter 2
  • Rape; Chapter 3
  • Personal Story; Part II
  • Legal Perspectives; Chapter 4
  • Twice Abused: Same-Sex Domestic Violence and the Law; Chapter 5
  • Equal Protection/Equal Safety: Representing Victims of Same-Sex Partner Abuse in Court; Chapter 6
  • Creating Courtroom Accessibility; Part III
  • Organizing Coalitions/Building Communities; Chapter 7
  • History, Culture, and Identity: What Makes GLBT Battering Different; Chapter 8
  • Lesbians Organizing Lesbians Against Battering.
  • Chapter 9
  • HIV and Same-Sex Domestic ViolenceChapter 10
  • Six Steps: Organizing Support Services and Safe-Home Networks for Battered Gay Men; Chapter 11
  • Lesbians and Bisexual Women Working Cooperatively to End Domestic Violence; Chapter 12
  • Coalition Building 'Til It Hurts: Creating Safety Around S/M and Battering; Chapter 13
  • Woman-to-Woman Battering on College Campuses; Chapter 14
  • Domestic Violence Among Same-Sex Partners in the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Communities in Puerto Rico: Approaching the Issue.
  • Chapter 15
  • A ""New Kind"" of Battered Woman: Challenges for the MovementChapter 16
  • Battered Bisexual Women; Part IV
  • Providing Services; Chapter 17
  • An Argument for Separate Services; Chapter 18
  • Assessing the Lesbian Victim; Chapter 19
  • 1 in 3 of 1 in 10: Sexual and Dating Violence Prevention Groups for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Youth; Chapter 20
  • Groups for Gay and Bisexual Male Survivors of Domestic Violence; Chapter 21
  • Running Batterers Groups for Lesbians; Index; About the Contributors.