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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.

Corporal Punishment in the Ultra-Orthodox Community in Israel: Gaps between the Perceptions of Social Workers and Fathers
Corporal punishment in the ultra-orthodox community in Israel: gaps between the perceptions of social workers and fathers
Netanel Gemara Yochay Nadan

Corporal punishment (CP) is defined as ‘any punishment in which physical force is used and intended to cause some degree of pain or discomfort, however light’ (UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, 2019). Recent decades have witnessed a change in the prevailing attitude toward CP, from an acceptable form of child discipline to a practice that is perceived as harmful and that is banned in many countries (Gershoff et al., 2018). This shift can be attributed to two major ...

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