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Abusive EndingsSeparation and Divorce Violence against Women$
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Walter S. DeKeseredy, Molly Dragiewicz, and Martin D. Schwartz

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780520285743

Published to California Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520285743.001.0001

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Explaining Separation/Divorce Violence against Women

Explaining Separation/Divorce Violence against Women

Chapter:
(p.86) Chapter Four Explaining Separation/Divorce Violence against Women
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Abusive Endings
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Walter S. Dekeseredy

Molly Dragiewicz

Martin D. Schwartz

Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520285743.003.0004

This chapter reviews widely read and cited social scientific theories of separation and divorce violence against women. Explanations covered include the male proprietariness thesis, the challenge thesis, a feminist/male peer support model of separation and divorce sexual assault, a rural masculinity crisis/male peer support model of separation/divorce sexual assault, and the social and economic exclusion model of separation/divorce woman abuse in public housing.

Keywords:   theory, feminism, male peer support, rural, public housing

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