By Leigh Goodmark
A afflicted Marriage is a provocative exploration of ways the criminal system’s reaction to family violence constructed, why that reaction is defective, and what we must always do to alter it. Goodmark argues for an anti-essentialist procedure, which might outline abuse and allocate energy in a fashion conscious of the studies, targets, wishes and priorities of person ladies. Theoretically wealthy but conversational, A bothered Marriage imagines a felony approach in line with anti-essentialist ideas and indicates how one can glance past the procedure to aid ladies locate justice and fiscal balance, have interaction males within the fight to finish abuse, and increase group responsibility for abuse.
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A Troubled Marriage: Domestic Violence and the Legal System by Leigh Goodmark