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Behind Closed Doors
Straus, Murray A. & Gelles, Richard J.. "Behind Closed Doors." In: Violence in the American Family. Sage Publications pp. 301. 1981. [Book] [1001.str]
Abstract:Based on a 7-year study of over 2,000 families, the authors provide landmark insights into this phenomenon of violence.

Breaking the Silence
Malchiodi, Cathy. "Breaking the Silence." In: Art Therapy with Children from Violent Homes. Brunner/Mazel Publishers pp. 214. 1990. [Book] [1002.mal]
Abstract:Demonstrates the unique power of art therapy as a tool for intervening with children from violent homes.

Ditch That Jerk
Jayne, M.A., Pamela. "Ditch That Jerk." In: Dealing with Men Who Control and Hurt Women. Hunter House Publishers pp. 226. 2000. [Book] [1000.jay]
Abstract:Will help you assess whether your partner could be controlling or abusive; & whether he`ll ever change. Includes descriptions, examples, warnings, & even "jerk tests."

Living with My Family
Deaton, Wendy & Johnson, Kendall. "Living with My Family." pp. 30. 2002. [Paper/Booklet] [1000.dea]
Abstract:Workbook is a tool for working one-on-one with children who have been traumatized by domestic violence.

Naming the Violence
Lobel, Kerry. "Naming the Violence." In: Speaking Out About Lesbian Battering. The Seal Press pp. 233. 1986. [Book] [1002.lob]
Abstract:First book to break the silence around lesbian battering and to challenge us to face the meaning of violence between women.

Stop the Violence
Writers, Brainchild. "Stop the Violence." In: Poetry for a Take Back the Night Ceremony of Remembrance. Rosehill Press pp. 40. 1996. [Paper/Booklet] [110.wri]
Abstract:Poetry book.

The Physician`s Guide to Domestic Violence
Salber, MD, Patricia R. & Taliaferro, MD, Ellen. "The Physician`s Guide to Domestic Violence." In: How to Ask the Right Questions and Recognize Abuse . . . another way to save a life. Volcano Press pp. 114. 1995. [Book] [1000.sal]
Abstract:"How-to" manual every physician should have. Written by two emergency physicians, this is a user friendly, rapidly accessed, on-the-spot guide for the busy practitioner & care giver.

Verbal Abuse
Evans, Patricia. "Verbal Abuse." In: Survivors Speak Out On Relationship and Recovery. Bob Adams, Inc. pp. 260. 1993. [Book] [1000.eva]
Abstract:Excerpts from hundreds of letters present the reader with the experiential reality of the verbally abusive relationship.

Hintz, Joy. "Victim/Survivor." In: Women of Domestic Violence. Sayger Printing pp. 135. 1987. [Paper/Booklet] [1000.hin]
Abstract:Personal stories of victims intermixed with research.

Violent Betrayal
Renzetti, Claire M.. "Violent Betrayal." In: Partner Abuse in Lesbian Relationships. Sage Publications pp. 202. 1992. [Book] []
Abstract:Based on a nationwide study of violence in lesbian relationships.

When Love Goes Wrong
Jones, Ann & Schechter, Susan. "When Love Goes Wrong." In: What To Do When You Can`t Do Anything Right - Strategies for women with controlling partners. Harper Collins pp. 358. 1987. [Book] [1000.jon]
Abstract:Offers a new analysis of controlling partners & a wealth of empowering information for women who want to change their lives for the better.

Women Murdered by the Men They Loved
Bean, Constance A.. "Women Murdered by the Men They Loved." Harrington Park Press pp. 187. 1992. [Book] [1002.bea]
Abstract:Uses actual cases of spouse murder to help you recognize controlling behaviors & cycles of violence.

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