HDFS 201 Quiz 9 Online

A 2004 report from the U.S. National Center on Elder Abuse found that the elderly were most likely to be abused by:
their children

Advocates of the medical model of domestic violence perceive the solution to domestic violence to be:
intervention by health and social welfare professionals.

The political model of domestic violence focuses primarily on:
the relations of power and authority between men and women

Advocates of the political model of domestic violence perceive the solution to domestic violence to be
legal action, including, arrest, restraining orders, and incarceration.

“Situational couple violence” is characterized by all of the following EXCEPT:
usually escalates into serious violence.