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Mar 04, Paul rated it it was amazing Shelves: social-work. This is a hefty, densely written and well-argued tome that is certainly not a light read. Coercive control is a theory developed by Evan Stark and others as an alternative to and development of more traditional domestic violence models. The book gives a detailed account of the history of domestic violence and the legal system.
It is primarily directed at the US, although there is reference to some European countries as well, especially the UK. The traditional model of domestic violence focussed o This is a hefty, densely written and well-argued tome that is certainly not a light read. The traditional model of domestic violence focussed on isolated acts of violence as the way power is used and sees serious acts of violence as the most important.
The theory of coercive control covers a whole series of behaviours, including violence. It covers coercion meant to harm and intimidate, dating site tips for men also behaviour meant to isolate and regulate and to induce shame and embarrassment, helping to keep the abuse secret.
Controlling day to day life, access to family, food, money and time. It is a model of abuse that covers a whole range of behaviours coercive control how men entrap women in personal life strategies, some of which may not seem sinister until you think about the context.
Stark is very clear that this is a gendered offence and he makes a very clear case for this. He also examines violence by women and violence within same sex and transgender relationships and argues this is different from coercive control. I found the arguments convincing and it certainly made me think about my own behaviour in day to day life. I read this for work as I quite regularly deal with domestic violence.
It is a well-argued book and coercive control seems so obvious that when it is outlined the response is that it is an idea that one already knew about. It is now enshrined in UK law as well.