World-renowned criminologist Jane Monckton Smith's groundbreaking work is revolutionising the understanding of coercive control and domestic homicide among those who respond to it. But that's not enough. We need to change the conversation.
Dr Jane Monckton Smith is Professor of Public Protection at the University of Gloucestershire. She is internationally renowned for her research into homicide, coercive control and stalking. She has authored a new model for understanding and assessing risk of homicide in cases where there is domestic abuse. Her work is used widely in developing specialist practice for police and many other professionals. She is also involved in homicide case work, reviewing cases for the Home Office, and advising police and review panels on complex and high profile murders.
Blow assumptions about relationships out of the water...A
game-changer. -- Caitlin Moran * Twitter *
Shocking, frank, and very, very necessary. -- Sam Baker
Powerful book offers a strategy for intervention that would save lives. * The Independent *