The Resource Battle cries : Black women and intimate partner abuse, Hillary Potter

Battle cries : Black women and intimate partner abuse, Hillary Potter

Label
Battle cries : Black women and intimate partner abuse
Title
Battle cries
Title remainder
Black women and intimate partner abuse
Statement of responsibility
Hillary Potter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.82/9208996073
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626.2
LC item number
.P68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Battle cries : Black women and intimate partner abuse, Hillary Potter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-267) and index
Contents
Introduction: the call -- Black feminist criminology and the power of narrative: "I just wanted to tell my story" -- Dynamic resistance: "I'm a strong black woman" -- Surviving childhood: "I learned to stand up for myself" -- Living through it: "He made me believe he was something he wasn't" -- Fighting back: "You want to fight? We gonna fight!" -- Getting out: "We have to pray to God and hope everything works out" -- Conclusion: the response
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 275 p.
Isbn
9780814767290
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008023332
System control number
  • ocn228425577
  • (OCoLC)228425577

Library Locations

    • Vancouver Public Library - Central Branch Borrow it
      350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 6B1, CA
      49.280188 -123.114755
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