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By Patrizia Romito

This ebook is born of a contradiction: at the one hand, there was a real enhance within the understanding of violence opposed to ladies and kids and activities to oppose it. at the different, the violence persists and so does the counter-attack opposed to those that search to show it. Patrizia Romito's notable publication describes the hyperlinks among discrimination, violence opposed to girls and violence opposed to kids and, uniquely, uncovers the techniques and strategies used for concealing it. Her research, corroborated by means of a great theoretical framework in addition to updated foreign study facts, powerfully finds the interconnectedness of what may look as separate occasions or measures. The booklet additionally demonstrates how an analogous strategies and techniques are at paintings in a number of various nations. Written in a transparent and direct type, the booklet is a vital software for a person - specialist, researcher or activist - eager to comprehend male violence opposed to ladies and youngsters and to oppose it.

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