Defending Battered Women on Trial: Lessons from the Transcripts (Law and Society)

Defending Battered Women on Trial: Lessons from the Transcripts (Law and Society)

By: Elizabeth A. Sheehy (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will be of interest to lawyers, legislators, policymakers, and students, and is accessible enough to engage a broad range of readers, some of whom may ask, "Why didn't she leave?"

About Author

Elizabeth A. Sheehy is Shirley Greenberg Professor of Women and the Legal Profession in the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa. She is a leading scholar on the legal system's treatment of battered women in Canada. In 2013 she was awarded the Ramon John Hnatyshyn Award for Law by the Canadian Bar Association, an annual award that recognizes outstanding contributions to law in Canada.

Contents

Introduction 1 Angelique Lyn Lavallee 2 Bonnie Mooney 3 Kimberley Kondejewski 4 Gladys Heavenfire and Doreen Sorenson 5 Donelda Kay, Denise Robin Rain, and Jamie Gladue 6 Lilian Getkate 7 Margaret Ann Malott and Rita Graveline Conclusion Appendix; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774826518
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 416
  • ID: 9780774826518
  • weight: 840
  • ISBN10: 0774826517

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