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Applying anthropology to gender-based violence : global responses, local practices / edited by Jennifer R. Wies and Hillary J. Haldane.

Publication:
Lanham [Maryland] : Lexington Books, [2015]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (228 p.)
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Subjects:
Violence -- Cross-cultural studies.
Women -- Violence against -- Cross-cultural studies.
Abused women -- Cross-cultural studies.
Family violence -- Cross-cultural studies.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Applying Anthropology to Gender-Based Violence emphasizes the strength of an applied anthropology and ethnographic approach to ending gender-based violence worldwide. This book sets an activist and engaged agenda for scholars and students to follow as they work to blend passion, theory, and methods in their efforts to end violence.
Contents:
Return to the local : lessons for global change / Jennifer R. Wies and Hillary J. Haldane
Domestic violence, embodiment, and women's lives in northern Vietnam / Lynn Kwiatkowski
Bureaucratic bindings : refugee resettlement and intimate partner abuse / Elizabeth Wirtz
Munted : rebuilding community after disaster / Hillary J. Haldane
Gender-based violence and the state in Guatemala's genocide and beyond / M. Gabriela Torres
Prostitution diversion programs structural violence / Yasmina Katsulis
Sex trafficking of native peoples : history, race, and law / April D.J. Petillo
Pa manyen fanm nan konsa : understanding violence against women after Haiti's earthquake / Mark Schuller
Campus sexual violence policies and practices : a holistic and historical approach to research and practice / Jennifer R. Wies
"I'm a real father now!" : using applied anthropology to promote positive masculinities to reduce family violence in northern Uganda / Rebecka Lundgren and Kimberly Ashburn
Employing scholar-activist anthropology to counter gender-based violence in Belize / Melissa Beske
Intimate partner violence, social change, and scholar-activism in coastal Ecuador / Karin Friederic.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Wies, Jennifer R., editor.
Haldane, Hillary J., editor.
ISBN:
1-4985-0904-5
OCLC:
915940879