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Violence against women in relationships an analysis of policies and actions by Patricia Kachuk

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Published by Feminist Research, Education, Development and Action Centre in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English


  • British Columbia. -- Policy on the criminal justice system response to violence against women and children,
  • Family violence -- Government policy -- British Columbia,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- British Columbia,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Government policy -- British Columbia

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Edition Notes

StatementPatricia Kachuk.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 37 p.
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22035020M

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