2018-2019 Catalog 
    
    Dec 14, 2018  
2018-2019 Catalog

LAW - 637 Domestic Violence Law


(2 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.