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The Resource Expert testimony on domestic violence : a discourse analysis, Melissa Hamilton, (electronic resource)

Expert testimony on domestic violence : a discourse analysis, Melissa Hamilton, (electronic resource)

Label
Expert testimony on domestic violence : a discourse analysis
Title
Expert testimony on domestic violence
Title remainder
a discourse analysis
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines the impact of social science evidence on legal reasoning in domestic violence cases, analyzing the text and rhetoric from a body of appellate opinions in which expert witnesses provided social science-based testimony about domestic violence"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Melissa
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Law and society
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  • Forensic sociology
  • Evidence, Expert
  • Family violence
  • Abused women
Label
Expert testimony on domestic violence : a discourse analysis, Melissa Hamilton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-182) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Feminist and social constructivist theories -- Critical discourse analysis in the law -- Expert witness discourse : the legal framework -- Expert witness discourse : constructing the battered woman -- The discourses of resistance
Control code
ssj0000553380
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 207 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781593323233
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009003092
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000553380
Label
Expert testimony on domestic violence : a discourse analysis, Melissa Hamilton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-182) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Feminist and social constructivist theories -- Critical discourse analysis in the law -- Expert witness discourse : the legal framework -- Expert witness discourse : constructing the battered woman -- The discourses of resistance
Control code
ssj0000553380
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 207 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781593323233
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009003092
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000553380

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