More Than Refuge Changing Responses to Domestic Violence by Suellen Murray

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Published by Univ of Western Australia Pr .

Written in English

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  • Domestic violence,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Gender Studies

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Number of Pages232
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Open LibraryOL8656680M
ISBN 101876268832
ISBN 109781876268831

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