skip to content
Unclenching our fists : abusive men on the journey to nonviolence Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Unclenching our fists : abusive men on the journey to nonviolence

Author: Sara Elinoff Acker
Publisher: Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Presents collection of stories of domestic violence perpetrators who have stopped being abusive. Includes first-person stories and photographs of men who worked on themselves over years in violence intervention programs and discussion of stages of accountability and behavioral change. Includes chapter for women in abusive relationships trying to assess whether their partners are capable of making needed  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Elinoff Acker
ISBN: 9780826519412 0826519415 9780826519429 0826519423
OCLC Number: 827528468
Description: 211 pages : portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Working with men: the men's stories : Chuck Switzer ; Emiliano Diaz de Leon ; "James L." ; "Michael" ; Robin Schauls ; Steve Jefferson ; "John" ; Ron Lenois ; Darius Richardson ; Robert Kurtz ; Dave Weir --
The road to nonviolence --
When the man you love is abusive --
The last word: voices of survivors.
Responsibility: Sara Elinoff Acker ; photography by Peter Acker.

Abstract:

"Presents collection of stories of domestic violence perpetrators who have stopped being abusive. Includes first-person stories and photographs of men who worked on themselves over years in violence intervention programs and discussion of stages of accountability and behavioral change. Includes chapter for women in abusive relationships trying to assess whether their partners are capable of making needed changes"--Provided by publisher.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"In "Unclenching Our Fists," Sara Elinoff Acker recounts her remarkable journey from domestic violence victim advocate to batterer intervention counselor as a way to introduce readers to one of the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/827528468>
library:oclcnum"827528468"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/827528468>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794909>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Abusive men--Rehabilitation"@en
schema:name"Abusive men--Rehabilitation."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/920553>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Family violence--Prevention"@en
schema:name"Family violence--Prevention."@en
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description""Presents collection of stories of domestic violence perpetrators who have stopped being abusive. Includes first-person stories and photographs of men who worked on themselves over years in violence intervention programs and discussion of stages of accountability and behavioral change. Includes chapter for women in abusive relationships trying to assess whether their partners are capable of making needed changes"--Provided by publisher."@en
schema:description"Working with men: the men's stories : Chuck Switzer ; Emiliano Diaz de Leon ; "James L." ; "Michael" ; Robin Schauls ; Steve Jefferson ; "John" ; Ron Lenois ; Darius Richardson ; Robert Kurtz ; Dave Weir -- The road to nonviolence -- When the man you love is abusive -- The last word: voices of survivors."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1207844446>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Unclenching our fists : abusive men on the journey to nonviolence"@en
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.