2022-2023 WCL Catalog 
    
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2022-2023 WCL Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LAW - 637 Domestic Violence Law


(2 -3 hrs.)

Explores historical, anthropological, sociological, psychological, and legal aspects of battering. Topics include criminal law and process, family law, and alternative dispute resolution. Considers the historical, social, and cross-cultural context of domestic violence; social and legal reform efforts on behalf of battered women; battered women who kill their batterers; and theory and practice regarding battered women.