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The battered woman syndrome

Author: Lenore E Walker
Publisher: New York : Springer Pub. Co., ©1984.
Series: Springer series, focus on women, v. 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Walker, Lenore E.
Battered woman syndrome.
New York : Springer Pub. Co., ©1984
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lenore E Walker
ISBN: 0826143202 9780826143204
OCLC Number: 10430006
Description: xiv, 256 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Overview of the Battered Woman Syndrome --
Psychosocial characteristics of battered women, batterers and nonbatterers --
Behavioral descriptions of violence --
The lethal potential --
Sexual issues for battered women --
Impact of violence in the home on children --
Violence, alcohol and drug use --
Personality characteristics and the Battered Woman Syndrome --
Learned helplessness and battered women --
Walker cycle theory of violence --
Future directions for research --
Psycholtherapeutic responses to changing violent relationships --
Legal responses to changing viiolent behavior.
Series Title: Springer series, focus on women, v. 6.
Responsibility: Lenore E. Walker.


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