Now showing items 1-2 of 2

    • Not just another hole in the wall. An investigation into child and youth perpetrated domestic property violence. 

      Murphy-Edwards, Latesha (University of Canterbury. Social and Political Sciences, 2012)
      Violence by children and young people against their parents, often described as parent abuse, is a problem that has been less recognised and researched than other forms of family violence. The present study explored a ...
    • Policing family violence in Christchurch 

      Cross, Jennifer (University of Canterbury. Sociology and Anthropology, 2006)
      Up until the 1980s, the police often reluctantly intervened in domestic disputes. However, from the mid 1980s onwards, the introduction of pro-arrest family violence policies throughout the U.S., the U.K., and New Zealand, ...