Battered Wives

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Pocket Books, 1994 - Family & Relationships
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A study of wife beating in the United States, with reference to and victims' comments on the physical, psychological, and social effects of a complex problem

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Battered wives

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A classic from the mid-1970s revised and still in print, this book deftly exposes the extent and seriousness of the problem of wife-battery. Drawing on historical, social, and legal research, Martin ... Read full review

Contents

A Letter from a Battered Wife
1
Violence in the Home
10
WifeBeating and the Marriage Contract
26
Copyright

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