Abused men: the hidden side of domestic violence

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Praeger, 2009 - Family & Relationships - 233 pages
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An award-winning investigative journalist provides a disturbing new look at an underreported type of domestic violence--the abuse of men.

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This revised edition was an interesting read. Cook lays out statistics and facts quite clearly, stating short-comings and misinformation along with the biggest issue with male abuse: that current ... Read full review


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PHILIP W. COOK is an investigative journalist who has won numerous awards from the Associated Press and the Society of Professional Journalists. He has appeared in interviews on CNN, MSNBC, Fox Network's The O'Reilly Factor, and been heard on 75 radio talk shows nationwide. He has also been quoted by the Associated Press and 40 daily newspapers across the United States, Canada, and Great Britain. Before becoming a journalist, he was Executive Director of the PACE Institute for Families in Transition in Portland, Oregon.