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Title The Dark side of families : current family violence research / edited by David Finkelhor .. [and others]..

Publication Info. Beverly Hills : Sage Publications, [1983]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  306.87 D219D    Check Shelf
Description 384 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Note Based on papers presented at the National Conference for Family Violence Researchers, Durham, N.H., 1981.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents Common features of family abuse / David Finkelhor -- The battered woman syndrome study / Lenore E. Walker -- Violent men or violent husbands? background factors and situational correlates / Jeffrey A. Fagan, Douglas K. Stewart, and Karen V. Hansen -- Science and violence against wives / Laurie Wardell, Dair L. Gillespie, and Ann Leffler -- Doing what comes naturally? an evolutionary perspective on child abuse / Robert L. Burgess and James Garbarino -- Exploring intrafamilial child sexual abuse : a systems approach / Kathleen J. Tierney and David L. Corwin -- Rape in marriage : a sociological view / David Finkelhor and Kersti Yllo -- Battered wives' reactions to marital rape / Nancy M. Shields and Christine R. Hanneke -- An exchange/social control theory / Richard J. Gelles -- The goals of aggression / Leonard Berkowitz -- Social psychological determinants / Richard J. Sebastian --
Mutual combat and other family violence myths / Richard A. Berk ... [et al.] -- Ordinary violence, child abuse, and wife-beating : what do they have in common? / Murray A. Straus -- A hit is a hit is a hit ... or is it? Approval and tolerance of the use of physical force by spouses / Cathy Stein Greenblat -- The context-specific approach / Russell P. Dobash and R. Emerson Dobash -- Using a feminist approach in quantitative research : a case study / Kersti Yllo -- A feminist analysis of child abuse and neglect / Carolyn Kott Washburne -- Maternal and paternal abuse of children : theoretical and research perspectives / Judith Martin -- Perspectives on the intergenerational transmission of abuse / Ellen C. Herrenkohl, Roy C. Herrenkohl, and Lori J. Toedter -- Social cognition and transmission of abuse / Sharon D. Herzberger -- Social knowledge, social policy, and the abuse of women : the case against patriarchal benevolence / Evan Stark and Anne Flitcraft -- Theories, professional knowledge, and diagnosis of child abuse / Richard O'Toole, Patrick Turbett, and Claire Nalepka -- Feminist, political, and economic determinants of wife abuse services / Debra S. Kalmuss and Murray A. Straus.
Subject Family violence -- United States.
Wife abuse -- United States.
Child abuse -- United States.
Child sexual abuse -- United States.
Rape in marriage -- United States.
Indexed Term United States Families Violence
Subject Child Abuse -- Congresses.
Family -- Congresses.
Spouse Abuse -- Congresses.
Violence -- Congresses.
Added Author Finkelhor, David.
National Conference for Family Violence Researchers (1st : 1981 : Durham, N.H.)
ISBN 0803919344
0803919352 paperback
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