ERIC Number: EJ368317
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Children in Maritally Violent Families: A Look at Family Dynamics.
Gullette, Lyn Cobin
Youth and Society, v19 n2 p119-33 Dec 1987
Maritally violent families are examined. Two types of violent families are described. Type I families use violence to establish a hierarchy and maintain control over members. In type II families, violence is used to express anger or to react to stress. Both types may cause behavioral problems in the children. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue on the Effects of Spousal Conflict on Children.