The Violence Against Women Act of 1994

An Analysis of Intent and Perception

Author: Nancy Meyer-Emerick

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

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Category: Social Science

Page: 138

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The Violence Against Women Act of 1994 is the most expansive federal legislation addressing intimate violence in the United States to date. Meyer-Emerick examines the legislation, and she highlights the divergent perceptions on violence, gender, and the limits of state intervention.

Effectiveness of Grant Programs Under the Violence Against Women Act

2006 Biennial Report to Congress

Author: Barry Leonard

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

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Category:

Page: 150

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Contents: (1) Intro.; (2) OVW Grant Programs; (3) The VAWA Measuring Effectiveness Initiative; (4) Effectiveness of OVW Grant Programs; (5) Grant Programs: Encourage Arrest Policies and Enforcement of Protection Orders; Rural Domestic Violence and Child Victimization Enforce.; Legal Assistance for Victims; Reduce Violent Crimes Against Women on Campus; STOP Violence Against Indian Women; Educ. and Technical Assistance to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities; Stop Abuse and Sexual Assault Against Older Individuals or Individuals with Disabilities; Support Tribal Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions; State Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Coalitions; Safe Havens: Supervised Visitation Program. Illus.

Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act

Hearing Before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Ninth Congress, First Session, July 19, 2005

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary

Publisher:

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Category: Abused women

Page: 592

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Violence Against Women Act of 2000

Report Together with Additional Views (to Accompany H.R. 1248) (including Cost Estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary

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Category: Abused women

Page:

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The Continued Importance of the Violence Against Women Act

Hearing Before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, First Session, June 10, 2009

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary

Publisher:

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Category: Abused women

Page: 164

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Violence Against Women Act of 1999, Stalking Prevention and Victim Protection Act of 1999

Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Crime of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, First Session, on H.R. 1248 and H.R. 1869, September 29, 1999

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime

Publisher:

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Category: Abused women

Page: 112

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The Violence Against Woman [sic] Act

Building on 17 Years of Accomplishments : Hearing Before the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, First Session, July 13, 2011

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary

Publisher:

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Category: Abused women

Page: 333

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