Why Does He Do That?: Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men

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Penguin, Sep 2, 2003 - Self-Help - 432 pages
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Read this for research on my narcissist book. - Goodreads
It's easy to read and very engaging. - Goodreads
... lol It started out really hard to read... - Goodreads
Bancroft's writing is eloquent and easy to understand. - Goodreads
I think it gives great insight into domestic violence. - Goodreads
This book provides such insight. - Christianbook.com

Review: Why Does He Do That?: Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men

User Review  - Nick Fagerlund - Goodreads

I had to read this fast in the middle of an emergency last year (actually two completely unconnected emergencies), and it was incredibly helpful. Here is my review: Everyone should read this book at ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nicole Perry - Goodreads

This is one of the best books on abusive men I've ever read, and I refer back to it constantly. Helpful for clients who are just starting to identify abusive patterns in their relationship, clients ... Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments
ix
Introduction
xvii
The Nature of Abusive Thinking
xxv
The Mythology
21
The Abusive Mentality
49
The Types of Abusive Men
76
The Abusive Man in Relationships
107
The Abusive Man in Everyday Life
136
The Abusive Man in the World
233
Abusive Men and Their Allies
273
The Abusive Man and the Legal System
291
The Making of an Abusive Man
317
The Process of Change
334
Creating an Abusefree World
367
Resources
391
Index
401

PART III
218

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About the author (2003)

Lundy Bancroft is one of the world's foremost experts on domestic abuse and a former codirector at Emerge, the nation's first program for abusive men.

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