First published in 1994, this in-depth and long-term study presents an ethnography which is comprised of personal narratives of victims of domestic abuse and homelessness. Drawing on these stories, the book addresses a number of issues surrounding the provision of services for homeless women and domestic abuse victims, including the effectiveness of assistance programs and laws and potential solutions to the problems of both domestic abuse and homelessness.
This book will be of interest to those studying social work, health care and mental health, sociology and women’s studies.
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Descrizione libro Garland Publishing, 1994. Condizione libro: Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP62345119
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Good. Book Condition: Good. Codice libro della libreria 97808153159714.0
Descrizione libro Garland Pub, 1994. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Fair. No Jacket. 1994 hardcover published without jacket/ex-library with usual markings & highlighting found on 12 pages. Codice libro della libreria 035901
Descrizione libro Garland Publishing, New York, 1994. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good-. Condizione sovraccoperta: No Dust Jacket. Library stamps/marks/labels/slip, spine sun, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover.; Contents: I. Conceptualizing Domestic Abuse, Victimization, and Homelessness: Typifications, Implications, and Ramifications; II. "I've Never Told My Story to Anyone Before": Idionarrating and Life Events in Introspect and Retrospect; III. Victims' Narratives: Expression of Personal, Social, and Political Concerns; IV. Tell a Story, Start an Organization; V. Personal Narratives as Intervention Strategy in Intraorganizational Crisis; VI. Storytelling as Interorganizational Communicating: Paradigms and Problems; VII. Narrating, Transorganizational Networking, and Societal Needs.; Children of Poverty; Ex-Library; 165 pages. Codice libro della libreria 7401