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Betrayal Trauma

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass : Harvard University Press, 1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

This book lays bare the logic of forgotten abuse. Psychologist Jennifer Freyd's breakthrough theory explaining this phenomenon shows how psychogenic amnesia not only happens but also, if the abuse  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9780674068063 0674068068
OCLC Number: 1015830897
Description: 240 S. 140 x 235 mm 317 g.
Contents: 1. Betrayal Blindness 2. Conceptual Knots 3. Context and Controversy 4. Why Forget? 5. Ways of Forgetting 6. Testable Predictions 7. Creating Connections Afterword References Acknowledgments Index
Responsibility: Freyd, Jennifer J.


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A century of observation leaves no doubt that some traumatized people develop amnesia for the event and may not recall their experiences. How can we understand this?...Freyd calls the Read more...

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