Locked in a Violent Embrace: Understanding and Intervening in Domestic Violence (Sage Series on Violence Against Women)

Locked in a Violent Embrace: Understanding and Intervening in Domestic Violence (Sage Series on Violence Against Women)

By: Eli Buchbinder (author), Zvi C. Eisikovits (author)Paperback

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Representing an entirely new approach to domestic violence interventions, this book is based on data accumulated by the authors over the past 12 years from a series of qualitative studies and clinical practice with battered women and their batterers.

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Contents

Introduction Constructing the Script The Violent Event From Violent Incidents to Violent Rituals In Search of Paradise Lost The Aftermath of Intimate Violence Scripts of Everyday Life From Emotions in Violence to Violent Emotions The Metaphoric Understanding of Violence Accounts of Intimate Violence Public Exposure and Private Meaning Battered Women and Battering Men Interaction with Social Agents Guidelines for Intervention Postscript The End Is the Beginning

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/05/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780761905394
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9780761905394
  • weight: 272
  • ISBN10: 0761905391

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