ERIC Number: EJ365653
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Use of Police Services by Battered Women.
Abel, Eileen Mazur; Suh, Edward K.
Social Work, v32 n6 p526-28 Nov-Dec 1987
Describes findings on the use of police services by 300 women residing in a shelter, specifically those relating to victim-abuser characteristics, variables that significantly correlate with the victims' contacting the police, and general patterns of police service use by spousal abuse victims. Draws practice implications for police, social workers, and other professionals working with battered women. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A