Confronting Sexism and Violence against Women A Challenge for Social Work by Beverly McPhail, Karen D. Stout
  

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Confronting Sexism and Violence against Women A Challenge for Social Work by Beverly McPhail, Karen D. Stout

This unique text explores the multitude of ways that sexism and violence profoundly affect women's lives - from sexist language to economic inequalities to sexual harassment and assault. Each chapter includes both policy and practice implications and a continuum model pulls together the various ways women are oppressed in society. Poetry, editorial cartoons, women's personal accounts of violence in their lives, and interesting boxed material engage students.

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Format

Paperback
225 pages

Author

Beverly McPhail, Karen D. Stout
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Publisher

Longman Inc an imprint of Pearson Education (US)

Publication date

5th February 1998

ISBN

9780801317576


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