ERIC Number: ED176191
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Feb-14
Reference Count: N/A
Research Into Violent Behavior: Domestic Violence; Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Domestic and International Scientific Planning, Analysis and Cooperation of the Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, Ninety-Fifth Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Science and Technology.
These materials represent the testimony given before the Subcommittee on Domestic and International Scientific Planning, Analysis, and Cooperation in February 1978 on the subject of domestic violence, including issues of battered spouses, family problems, and child abuse. Statements from witnesses appearing before the Subcommittee are provided and deal with the following areas of concern: (1) the impact of family violence of children's behavior and development; (2) the relationship of violence at home to violence in society at large; (3) the development and establishment of state and local resource centers designed to offer medical and psychological assistance for families; (4) difficulties associated with researching the topic of domestic violence; and (5) reviews of some of the current literature and research on domestic violence. (HLM)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Science and Technology.