DSGBA Policy, Practise And Research

Books on domestic, sexual and gender-based abuse and coercive control donated by Haven Horizons to Libraries Ireland

World-renowned criminology Jane Monckton Smith's groundbreaking work is revolutionising the understanding of coercive control and domestic homicide among those who respond to it. ISBN 9781526613219 Read more
Johnson explores the different types of intimate partner violence and if it can be dfineed as a “unitary phenomenon” or whether there are multiple forms of domestic violence. ISBN: 9781555536947 Read more
This book tells the story of how small acts of compassion ignited an enduring community response to relationship abuse. ISBN 9781739669409 Read more
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 Read more
his book argues for a re-conceptualisation of the female victim to enhance safety management and encourage a deeper understanding of the emotional dynamics and social structures which perpetuate violence. ISBN Read more
This book explores domestic violence and details what you can do to help stop battering. ISBN 9780807067895 Read more
This book is written by a counsellor who reveals how abusers interact with and manipulate children and how mothers can help their children recover from the trauma of witnessing abuse. Read more
This book describes how countries within and outside the EU are responding to the problem in policy, practice and research. ISBN 9781785922619 Read more
This fascinating study of women carers explores the significance of dependency work to show how both theory and policy fail women. ISBN 9780415904131 Read more
This book explains violent and abusive behaviour and places it in a social context. ISBN 9780955882708 Read more
This book seeks to address issues surrounding violence against women at all levels. ISBN 9781849051323 Read more
This book shows how social workers can intervene in everyday practice with victims, their families and perpetrators of domestic abuse. ISBN 9781412919234 Read more

Audio and e-books

Libraries Ireland

Libraries Ireland also have some of the above titles in audio and e-book version. Anyone with a library card can access these via Borrow Box.

You can download the full list of book donations here.