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ERIC Number: EJ359041
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Counseling Battered Women from Fundamentalist Churches.
Whipple, Vicky
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v13 n3 p251-58 Jul 1987
In addition to emotional, physical, and economic issues, battered women from fundamentalist churches have religious issues that need to be addressed. Clergy may not help because of their legalistic attitudes about marriage and sex roles. Explains teachings of fundamentalist churches, explores how they perpetuate violent relationships, and offers suggestions to therapists on speaking with clients about these issues. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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