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ERIC Number: EJ449707
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0194-472X
Where Are All the Family Therapists? Abuse and Violence within Families and Family Therapy's Response.
Avis, Judith Myers
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, v18 n3 p225-32 Jul 1992
Reviews research to document epidemic proportions of physical violence and sexual abuse in North American families. Delineates gender dimensions of the problem, with men being predominant perpetrators of sexual abuse of both boys and girls and major physical abusers in couple relationships. Presents feminist perspective for thinking about abuse and suggests guidelines for working with abuse. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada