viii, 189 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Social sciences in Asia ; v. 22.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -181) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: The problem of policing marital violence Policing marital violence : an historical and analytical review Reconceptualising the problem of policing marital violence : police culture revisited Biography and method Reforming the policing of marital violence : missing the mark? The operational policing of marital violence : a view from the street Between the devil and the deep-blue sea : victims' experiences of policing in marital violence Conclusion: Rethinking the problem of policing marital violence.