Women and Violence

The Agency of Victims and Perpetrators

  • Herjeet Marway
  • Heather Widdows

Part of the Genders and Sexualities in the Social Sciences book series (GSSS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Heather Widdows, Herjeet Marway
      Pages 1-12
  3. Womens as Victims of Violence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Sarah Sorial, Jacqui Poltera
      Pages 15-33
    3. Elena Alonzo
      Pages 34-51
  4. Womens as Perpetrators of Violence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 69-69
    2. Hanna Pickard
      Pages 71-90 Open Access
    3. Herjeet Marway
      Pages 110-128
    4. Iain Law
      Pages 129-141
  5. Governance, Violence and Agency

  6. Theorizing Violence and Agency

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 195-195
    2. Amanda Cawston
      Pages 216-231
    3. Alison Assiter
      Pages 232-249
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 251-257

About this book

Introduction

Chapter 4 of this book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license via link.springer.com.

Keywords

Women violence agency autonomy philosophy critical theory feminism law women

Editors and affiliations

  • Herjeet Marway
    • 1
  • Heather Widdows
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BirminghamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137015129
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and the Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-58082-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-01512-9
  • About this book