The Dark Side of Families: Current Family Violence Research / Edition 1

The Dark Side of Families: Current Family Violence Research / Edition 1

by David Finkelhor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803919352

ISBN-13: 9780803919358

Pub. Date: 03/01/1983

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This unique volume attests to the coming of age of research on family violence. Leading authorities in this interdisciplinary area offer useful insights into such concerns as wife-battering, child neglect and abuse, and criteria for distinguishing when child abuse or marital violence have actually taken place.

Overview

This unique volume attests to the coming of age of research on family violence. Leading authorities in this interdisciplinary area offer useful insights into such concerns as wife-battering, child neglect and abuse, and criteria for distinguishing when child abuse or marital violence have actually taken place.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803919358
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/01/1983
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Abridged Contents
Violence against Wives
Physical and Sexual Abuse of Children
Marital Rape
Toward a Theory of Intrafamily Violence
An Appraisal of Current Issues

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