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Criminology_5-9 - SAPP 410 Notes 5/9: Domestic Abuse -...

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SAPP 410 Notes 5/9: Domestic Abuse - “Cycle of violence” - tension building stage acute battering stage honeymoon phase… - “Power and control wheel” - this wheel depicts a range of abusive tactics - abusers choose tactics that are most likely to be successful based on their partner’s specific vulnerabilities - tactics used not only to gain submission but to establish a power imbalance that can be relied upon in the future - involving : - intimidation: destruction of property, stalking, subtler gestures/looks - emotional abuse: insults, name-calling, public humiliation, mind games, withholding affection - isolation: keep abuse secret, deprive person of accessing phone/vehicle/support system - using children: manipulation of kids to “pick sides,” threatening to hurt them, relay messages/getting information through kids, control reproductive choices - using male privilege: sexism and gender role stereotypes - economic abuse: exerting control over financial decisions and access, criticize how
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2012 for the course CJ 3323 taught by Professor Mijares during the Fall '10 term at Texas State.

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