ERIC Number: EJ513123
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Responding to Crimes of Violence against Women: Gender Differences versus Organizational Imperatives.
Buzawa, Eve; And Others
Crime and Delinquency, v41 n4 p443-66 Oct 1995
Reports results of a study testing the hypothesis that an inverse relationship exists between level of intimacy between perpetrator and victim in incidents of violence and likelihood of arrest. Notwithstanding relevant elements of probable cause, such as the presence of weapons, witnesses, injury, and the offender, results supported the hypothesis. (LKS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: "Responding to Violence against Women."