Violence in the Family
A Culture of Violence, Issues for the Nineties, Vol. 59, pp. 7-9,1996
Posted: 21 Jan 2011
This chapter looks at how violence against women is about control. Easteal explains that this control is exerted in a variety of ways in addition to physical battery. The chapter also describes the dynamics of abuse and its multi-faceted impact on the victims.
Keywords: violence and family, violence against women, domestic violence, battery, victims
JEL Classification: K00
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