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By decriminalising domestic violence Russia takes a step backwards

Gavron, Jessica (2017) By decriminalising domestic violence Russia takes a step backwards. Women, Peace and Security (07 Mar 2017). Website.

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Last month Russia moved to decriminalise domestic violence. Jessica Gavron discusses the impact of this shift in Russia’s criminal code and explains why domestic violence should be treated differently from stranger violence.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
K Law > K Law (General)
Date Deposited: 15 May 2017 10:06
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:03

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