Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Domestic Violence: Does the African Context Demand a Different Approach?

Authors/Editors

Bowman, Cynthia Grant

Publisher(s)

Burlington, MA: Elsevier Inc.

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

International Journal of Law and Psychiatry v.26 , 2003, 473-491 pages

Description of Resource

Examines what role mental health intervention may play in the African context. Using the United States as a point of comparison, this article discusses the particular context in which partner abuse takes place in Africa in order to explore the remedial strategies that are appropriate there.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.