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The Battered woman

Author: Lenore E Walker
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Includes material on "safe houses," "legal and medical alternatives," and psychotherapy.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Walker, Lenore E.
Battered woman.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1979
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lenore E Walker
ISBN: 006014582X 9780060145828 0060907428 9780060907426
OCLC Number: 4037572
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 270 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Psychology of the battered woman. Introduction ; Myths and reality ; The psychological theory of learned helplessness ; The cycle theory of violence --
Coercive techniques in battering relationships. Introduction ; Physical abuse ; Sexual abuse ; Economic deprivation ; Family discord ; Social battering --
The way out. Introduction ; Safe houses ; Legal and medical alternatives ; Psychotherapy ; Designing a new tomorrow.
Responsibility: Lenore E. Walker.


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