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Obsession, With Intent: Violence Against Women
by Lee Lakeman
Obsession, With Intent is an investigative report into cases of -violence against women; in all cases the women tried to get help from the system. It is a harrowing account of individual women’s stories, their understanding of the danger they faced, their attempts to get help and, in those cases where someone was willing to prosecute, their vulnerability under/within the l ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published April 1st 2005 by Black Rose Books
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I bought this after reading "The Story of Jane Doe" because I was interested in learning more about how the law fails women. If I didn't witness this kind of thing on a daily basis I'd probably exclaim "I can't believe this stuff still happens"! But I can. Great book.