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Empowering and Healing the Battered Woman
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Mary Ann Dutton
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-09-05 - Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

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The Battered Woman Syndrome, Third Edition
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Lenore E. Walker
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-23 - Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

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More Than Victims
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: Donald Alexander Downs
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-10 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Donald Downs offers an analysis of the injustices behind the logic of battered woman syndrome, concluding that this very logic harms those it is trying to protect. This work seeks to rethink the criminal justice system.
The Battered Woman Syndrome, Fourth Edition
Language: en
Pages: 580
Authors: Lenore E. A. Walker, EdD
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-28 - Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

With its focus on the connection between health and mental health symptoms, this seminal, groundbreaking work continues to forge new directions in the field of domestic violence. Describing a condition that is the basis for the battered woman defense--cited in cases of physically and psychologically abused women who have killed
The Battered Woman Syndrome
Language: en
Pages: 353
Authors: Lenore E. Walker
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-07-26 - Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

In this latest edition of her groundbreaking book, Dr. Lenore Walker has provided a thorough update to her original findings in the field of domestic abuse. Each chapter has been expanded to include new research. The volume contains the latest on the impact of exposure to violence on children, marital