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  • The Domestic Violence Sourcebook

    The Domestic Violence Sourcebook

    This book provides a comprehensive, compassionate look at domestic violence. This well-organized, accessible book offers the most current information available on prevention and recovery, along with practical steps for escaping a violent domestic situation. ISBN:9780737304190

  • Floss and the boss: Helping children learn about domestic abuse and coercive control

    Floss and the boss: Helping children learn about domestic abuse and coercive control

    This beautifully illustrated and sensitively written storybook has been created to help young children understand about their experiences of domestic abuse and coercive control and make sense of their feelings. ISBN:9780367510794

  • Floss and the boss – Professional Guide

    Floss and the boss – Professional Guide

    Lawler & Sterne designed this book to support professionals with the sensitive and effective use of the storybook, Floss and the Boss, created to help young children understand about domestic abuse and coercive control. ISBN:9780367510817

  • From The Darkness to Embracing the Light

    From The Darkness to Embracing the Light

    Marial Gorden writes about her spiritual journey of recovery from narcissistic relationships and includes emotional, energetic and spiritual healing practices that will help survivors of abuse to heal from betrayal and trauma. ISBN:9781694116130

  • Criminalising Coercive Control: Family Violence and the Criminal Law

    Criminalising Coercive Control: Family Violence and the Criminal Law

    This book considers whether coercive control (particularly non-physical forms of family violence) should be prohibited by the criminal law. The authors consider whether the core of family violence is power-based controlling or coercive behavior. ISBN:9789811506529

  • A Practical Guide to Coercive Control for Legal Practitioners and Victims

    A Practical Guide to Coercive Control for Legal Practitioners and Victims

    A practical guide to coercive control and its relevance to different areas of law with a particular focus on family law. Author, Rachel Horman describes this as a developing area of law which is often overlooked. ISBN:9781912687220

  • Cyberflashing: recognising harms, reforming laws

    Cyberflashing: recognising harms, reforming laws

    The authors consider recently adopted laws in the US, Singapore and Scotland, and set out proposals to criminalise cyberflashing as a sexual offence in English law and highlights the need for criminal law reform. ISBN:9781529217629

  • Next Time She’ll Be Dead: What can be done to stop Domestic Violence

    Next Time She’ll Be Dead: What can be done to stop Domestic Violence

    This book on domestic violence includes information on the effect of the 1994 Violence Against Women Act, examines resources on the Internet, and details what you can do to help stop battering. ISBN:9780807067895

  • 19 Years

    19 Years

    A true story, set in the north of England, through the 1980s and 90s about Ellie married to an abusive husband. Stripped of her self-esteem, will Ellie and her boys ever escape the coercive & controlling existence that is their life? ISBN:9781800160439

  • Boys, Childhood Domestic Abuse and Gang Involvement: Violence at Home, Violence On-Road

    Boys, Childhood Domestic Abuse and Gang Involvement: Violence at Home, Violence On-Road

    This book provides important insights into how boys in this context navigate their journey to manhood with the constant presence of violence in their lives, in addition to poverty and racial marginalization. ISBN:9781529219807

  • Love’s Labor: Essays on Women, Equality, and Dependency (Thinking Gender)

    Love’s Labor: Essays on Women, Equality, and Dependency (Thinking Gender)

    This study of women carers explores the significance of dependency work to show how both theory and policy fail women when they miss the centrality of dependency to questions of justice. ISBN:9780415904131

  • NEW – Now Is Everything

    NEW – Now Is Everything

    Now Is Everything is a stirring debut novel by Amy Giles told in alternating THEN and NOW chapters, about what one girl is willing to do to protect her past, present, and future. The McCauley family look perfect but behind closed doors they are hiding a dark secret. ISBN:978006249576

  • NEW – When MEN Batter WOMEN

    NEW – When MEN Batter WOMEN

    Drawing on the authors’ own research and written with compassion and insight, When Men Batter Women offers invaluable advice and support to women in abusive relationships, as well as to friends, relatives, and caregivers who want to help. ISBN:9781416551331

  • NEW – What Kind of Girl

    NEW – What Kind of Girl

    Told in multiple voices, when popular Mike Parker’s girlfriend informs North Bay Academy’s principal that he has been hitting her, students react differently, revealing their own insecurities and problems. A compelling, story of hope and courage. ISBN:9780349003290

  • NEW – Men, Masculinities and Intimate Partner Violence

    NEW – Men, Masculinities and Intimate Partner Violence

    This book examines how gender and other social identities and inequalities shape experiences of, and responses to, violence in intimate relationships. It provides new insights into men as both perpetrators and victims of violence. ISBN:9780367234898

  • NEW – The Places I’ve Cried in Public

    NEW – The Places I’ve Cried in Public

    This book provides an unflinchingly realistic and powerful deconstruction of a toxic teenage relationship, The Places I’ve Cried in Public is a disturbing portrait of a teenage girl and her descent into a coercive, controlling relationship. ISBN:9781474949521.

  • NEW – Stalking the Soul

    NEW – Stalking the Soul

    In this groundbreaking account, Dr Marie France Hirigoyen lays bare the destructive hidden’ phenomenon of emotional abuse. She argues that while emotional abuse is not as visible as physical abuse, it is equally violent and perhaps even more widespread. ISBN:9781885586995

  • NEW – Violence Against Women – What Everyone Needs to Know

    NEW – Violence Against Women – What Everyone Needs to Know

    Jacqui True, an internationally renowned scholar of globalization and gender, provides an expansive frame for understanding Violence against women and girls (VAWG) in this book. ISBN:9780199378937

  • NEW – Domestic Economic Abuse The Violence of Money

    NEW – Domestic Economic Abuse The Violence of Money

    Supriya Singh tells the stories of 12 Anglo-Celtic and Indian women in Australia who survived economic abuse. She describes the lived experience of coercive control underlying economic abuse across cultures. ISBN:9781000456806.

  • NEW – In The Dream House

    NEW – In The Dream House

    In this extraordinarily candid and radically inventive memoir, Carmen Machado recounts her real-life entanglement in an abusive same-sex relationship to create an entirely unique piece of work which is destined to become an instant classic. ISBN:9781788162258

  • Arrested Justice: Black Women, Violence, and America’s Prison Nation

    Arrested Justice: Black Women, Violence, and America’s Prison Nation

    Beth E. Richie shows that the threat of violence to Black women has never been more serious, demonstrating how conservative legal, social, political and economic policies have impacted activism in the US. ISBN:9780814776230

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  • BOOK | Arrested Justice

    Black Women, Violence, and America’s Prison Nation Beth E. Richie – 2012 New York University Press ISBN – : 9780814776230 Black women in marginalised communities are uniquely at risk of battering, rape, sexual harassment, stalking and incest. Through the compelling stories of Black women who have been most affected by racism, persistent poverty, class inequality,…

  • BOOK | Next Time, She’ll be Dead

    Battering & How to Stop it Ann Jones – 1994 Beacon Press ISBN – : 9780807067895 This revised and updated edition of “the most critically acclaimed book” (Publishers Weekly) on domestic violence includes information on the effect of the 1994 Violence Against Women Act, examines resources on the Internet, and details what you can do…

  • BOOK | Why Does He Do That?

    Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men Lundy Bancroft – 2003 Penguin Publishing ISBN – : 9780425191651 In this ground-breaking bestseller, Lundy Bancroft—a counsellor who specialises in working with abusive men—uses his knowledge about how abusers think to help women recognise when they are being controlled or devalued, and to find ways to get…

  • BOOK | When Dad Hurts Mum

    Helping Your Children Heal the Wounds of Witnessing Abuse. Lundy Bancroft – 2005 Penguin Publishing ISBN – : 9780425200315 Can my partner abuse me and still be a good parent? Should I stay with my partner for my children’s sake? How should I talk to my children about the abuse and help them heal? Am…

  • BOOK | Remembered Forever

    Our family’s devastating story of domestic abuse and murder. Luke and Ryan Hart – 2019 Seven Dials ISBN – 978-1841883403 Remember Forever is the shocking story of what led to this terrible crime. Luke and Ryan Hart, the family’s two surviving sons, lived under the terror of coercive control. Their father believed that his family…

  • BOOK | Dark Chapter

    The novel is as disturbing and entertaining as any crime thriller is. Winnie M Li – 2017 Legend Press ISBN – 9781785079061 ” The novel is as disturbing and entertaining as any crime thriller is. But Li is writing from experience, fictionalising her attack as a way to explore how the legal system treats rape…

  • BOOK | Brutally Honest

    The tell-all memoir from the loudest, proudest Spice Girl Melanie Brown – 2018 Quadrille Publishing ISBN – 9781787133525 The tell-all memoir from the loudest, proudest Spice Girl – and the truth behind the headlines As one-fifth of the iconic Spice Girls and judge on X Factor and America’s Got Talent, Melanie Brown, a.k.a Scary Spice,…

  • BOOK | Power And Control

    Why Charming Men Can Make Dangerous Lovers Sandra Horley – 2017 Random House ISBN – 9781785041488 In the new edition of her classic work, Sandra Horley CBE draws on almost four decades supporting abused women to provide an insight into the reality behind the mask of the charming man. The book’s aim is to show…