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The field of Domestic Violence research has expanded considerably in the past decade and now includes work conducted by researchers in many different disciplines, notably political science, public health, law, psychology, sociology, criminology, anthropology, family studies, and medicine. The SAGE Handbook of Domestic Violence provides a rich overview of the most important theoretical and empirical work in the field, organized by relationship type. The handbook addresses the three major areas of research on domestic violence: (1) Violence against partners; (2) Violence against children; and (3) Violence against other family members. This Handbook is a unique and timely publication and a long awaited, valuable resource for the vast amount of Domestic Violence research centres and individual researchers across the globe. Part 1: Men's Violence Against Women; Part 2: Women's Violence Against Men; Part 3: Violence Against Partners in Homosexual Relationships; Part 4: Mothers' Violence Against Children; Part 5: Father's Violence Against Children; Part 6: Other Circumstances of Neglect, Abuse, and Violence Against Children; Part 7: Violence Against Siblings; Part 8: Violence Against Parents; and Part 9: Violence Against Other Family Members.

Public Policy and Laws Addressing Father's Violence against Children
Public policy and laws addressing father's violence against children
Katreena Scott Nicole Loncar
Introduction

In early 2018, global leaders, researchers, governmental and non-governmental organizations, members of civil society, and children representing more than 60 countries came together for the first Agenda 2030: Solutions to End Violence Against Children Summit. Their purpose was to raise awareness, increase commitments, and develop strategies to end violence against children (End Violence Against Children, 2018). This work sits alongside significant international efforts to end domestic violence and violence against women. In 2011, the Council of Europe similarly brought together representatives to finalize the Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence to ...

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