Woman Battering

Woman Battering

by Carol J Adams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0800627857

ISBN-13: 9780800627850

Pub. Date: 11/01/1994

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers

'Finally a comprehensive resource for pastoral care in response to the trauma of woman-battering. Theologically grounded and practically applied, Woman-Battering is the perfect combination to equip pastors and pastoral counselors to minister with battered women and battering men. Every Christian minister needs this book in order to understand woman-battering in the…  See more details below

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'Finally a comprehensive resource for pastoral care in response to the trauma of woman-battering. Theologically grounded and practically applied, Woman-Battering is the perfect combination to equip pastors and pastoral counselors to minister with battered women and battering men. Every Christian minister needs this book in order to understand woman-battering in the context of our religious and social culture.'- Marie M. Fortune, Executive Director Center for Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800627850
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
11/01/1994
Series:
Creative Pastoral Care and Counseling Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
132
Sales rank:
1,320,100
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.31(d)

Table of Contents

Preface5
Introduction: Woman-Battering in Christian Congregations?11
1Naming28
2Being Prepared46
3Making Referrals56
4Safety69
5Accountability87
6Suffering and Theology103
Conclusion: Creating a Responsive Church Community115
Appendix: Handling an Emergency Call119
Bibliography122
Local Resources127

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