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Examine the patterns of and reasons for domestic violence in society
In this essay I will be looking at the causes of domestic violence, what patterns lay in
this issue and what sociologists view on this topic. I will be able to back this
knowledge up with statistics and facts, including trends.
P- What is domestic violence? Common view v Sociologists view
R- Mirlees-Black (1999) and relevant statistics
P- Inequality & Stress Reasons
E- Dobash Challenging authority
R- Russell & Rebecca Dobash (1979)
R- Wilkinson (1996)
C- What all of this causes
P- Class affects risk factor
E- Recent patterns statistics
C- Why? Answer
P- Least likely crime to be reported
E- Court reports
R- Cheal & Yearnshire
P- What will happen in the future?
E- Functionalist & Liberal Feminist
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R- Sylvia Walby