Domestic abuse : even the judges are getting it wrong

Dubrow-Marshall, LJ ORCID: 0000-0003-4092-6599 and Dubrow-Marshall, R 2017, 'Domestic abuse : even the judges are getting it wrong' , The Conversation .

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Abstract

A judge in a recent court case involving domestic abuse stated that the victim of abuse had not been vulnerable because of her university education and circle of supportive friends. The authors comment on the nature of coercive control, and the lack of understanding about the universal vulnerability to domestic abuse, which is not mitigated by education or social support.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Health Sciences
Schools > School of Health and Society
Journal or Publication Title: The Conversation
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Depositing User: Dr Linda Dubrow-Marshall
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2017 10:15
Last Modified: 16 Mar 2018 03:53
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/42128

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