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ERIC Number: EJ359040
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The "Spontaneous" Cessation of Marital Violence: Three Case Examples.
Margolin, Gayla; Fernandez, Vivian
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v13 n3 p241-50 Jul 1987
Despite general trends for violence in marriage to escalate in frequency and intensity, there are some couples who, through their own efforts, stop being violent. Describes three such couples, with particular attention given to spouses' reports on the cessation of their violence. Discusses implications of these couples' experiences for the treatment of wife battering. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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