By Leigh Goodmark
A stricken Marriage is a provocative exploration of ways the felony system’s reaction to household violence built, why that reaction is defective, and what we must always do to alter it. Goodmark argues for an anti-essentialist method, which might outline abuse and allocate energy in a way conscious of the reviews, ambitions, wishes and priorities of person girls. Theoretically wealthy but conversational, A stricken Marriage imagines a criminal approach in keeping with anti-essentialist ideas and indicates how one can glance past the approach to assist ladies locate justice and financial balance, have interaction males within the fight to finish abuse, and boost neighborhood responsibility for abuse.
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