The Rehabilitation of Partner-Violent Men

The Rehabilitation of Partner-Violent Men

Author(s): Erica Bowen

Published Online: 14 APR 2011 01:18AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470997710

Online ISBN: 9780470978603

DOI: 10.1002/9780470978603

About this Book

Drawing on an extensive body of literature, The Rehabilitation of Partner-Violent Men presents an historical account of the policy changes that have led to rehabilitation programmes for male perpetrators of intimate partner violence within the criminal justice system.

  • Presents a review of the current state of male partner-violence theory and related intervention programmes in the UK
  • Draws on both national and international literature within the field
  • Provides an overview of the theoretical foundation behind current approaches to the rehabilitation of partner-violent men
  • Offers an appraisal of the effectiveness of current practices and directions for future advances in intervention and evaluation science

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