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The Resource Moral wages : the emotional dilemmas of victim advocacy and counseling, Kenneth H. Kolb

Moral wages : the emotional dilemmas of victim advocacy and counseling, Kenneth H. Kolb

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Moral wages : the emotional dilemmas of victim advocacy and counseling
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Moral wages
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the emotional dilemmas of victim advocacy and counseling
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Kenneth H. Kolb
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eng
Summary
Moral Wages offers the reader a vivid depiction of what it is like to work inside an agency that assists victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Based on over a year of fieldwork by a man in a setting many presume to be hostile to men, this ethnographic account is unlike most research on the topic of violence against women. Instead of focusing on the victims or perpetrators of abuse, Moral Wages focuses exclusively on the service providers in the middle. It shows how victim advocates and counselors-who don't enjoy extrinsic benefits like pay, power, and prestige-are sustained by a dif
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English
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non fiction
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Moral wages : the emotional dilemmas of victim advocacy and counseling, Kenneth H. Kolb
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Moral wages : the emotional dilemmas of victim advocacy and counseling, Kenneth H. Kolb
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt7zw4sm
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Cover; Moral Wages; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Acknowledgments; 1. Emotional Dilemmas; 2. Moral Wages; 3. Empowerment in Practice; 4. Difficult Clients; 5. The Allure of Legal Work; 6. Men at Work; 7. Managing Dilemmas and Retooling; Appendix: Fieldwork Methods; Notes; References; Index
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