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Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and the Criminal Justice Response: What Is Known

NCJ Number
223691
Date Published
January 2008
Length
168 pages
Agencies
NIJ-Sponsored
Annotation
Based on a synthesis of the empirical literature and original data analyses, this report presents an overview of the epidemiology of violence against American-Indian and Alaska-Native (AI&AN) women as well as a review of the criminal justice responses to this violence.
Abstract
Based on a synthesis of the empirical literature and original data analyses, this report presents an overview of the epidemiology of violence against American-Indian and Alaska-Native women as well as a review of the criminal justice responses to this violence.
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