Title

Review of Encyclopedia of Interpersonal Violence

Document Type

Book Review

Publication Date

2009

Source Publication

Reference & User Services Quarterly

Abstract

With more than five hundred entries, Encyclopedia of Interpersonal Violence defines key terms and provides information about legislation, public policy, theoretical perspectives, and programs dedicated to assisting victims and raising awareness of these devastating social problems. Encyclopedia of Interpersonal Violence features nine pages of material with entries that cover anti-gay gender motivated, racially motivated, and religiously motivated crimes as well as information about the criminal justice response and legislation.