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Sexual Politics of Gendered Violence and Women's Citizenship

Suzanne Franzway, Nicole Moulding, Sarah Wendt, Carole Zufferey, and Donna Chung


The challenge of violence against women should be recognised as an issue for the state, citizenship, and the whole community. This book examines how responses by the state sanction violence against women and shape a woman's citizenship long after she has escaped from a violent partner. Drawing from a long-term study of women's lives in Australia, including before and after a relationship with a violent partner, it investigates the effects of intimate partner violence on aspects of everyday life including housing, employment, mental health, and social participation. The book contributes to theo ... More

Keywords: violence, women, violent partner, housing, employment, mental health, social participation, sexual politics

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9781447337782
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2019 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447337782.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Suzanne Franzway, author
University of South Australia

Nicole Moulding, author
University of South Australia

Sarah Wendt, author
Flinders University