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Battered women, their children, and international law : the unintended consequences of the Hague Child Abduction Convention / Taryn Lindhorst, Jeffrey L. Edleson.

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Author/Creator:
Lindhorst, Taryn.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
Boston : Northeastern University Press, c2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • xv, 258 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Title Variation:
Unintended consequences of the Hague Child Abduction Convention
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-248) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction: Globalization, families, and domestic violence : the Hague Convention in practice
  • Emotional terror, physical harm, and women's experiences of domestic violence
  • The misinterpretation of domestic violence : recasting survival as child abduction
  • The unique situation of Latinas responding to Hague petitions / with Luz Lopez and Gita Mehrotra
  • Child exposure to abduction and domestic violence
  • Hague decisions and the aftermath
  • How attorneys litigate Hague domestic violence cases
  • Judicial reasoning in Hague cases involving domestic violence / with William Vesneski
  • Practice and policy implications
  • Afterword / by Sudha Shetty.
Contributor:
Edleson, Jeffrey L.
Series:
Northeastern series on gender, crime, and law.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781555538026
1555538029
9781555538033
1555538037
9781555538040
1555538045

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