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Understanding Violence

by David P. Barash

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Published by Allyn & Bacon .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7411345M
ISBN 10020531662X
ISBN 109780205316625

domestic violence, but also understand how violence against intimates affects the victims, perpetrators, children, and community as a whole. This chapter provides the framework for that understanding of domestic violence by reviewing the definitions, causes, and issues related to victims, children, and perpetrators of domestic Size: KB.   Buy a cheap copy of Understanding Violence book by Elizabeth Kandel Englander. In this third edition of Understanding Violence, author Elizabeth Kandel Englander draws on contemporary research and theory in varied fields to present a uniquely Free shipping over $/5(2).

15 UNDERSTANDING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE BY ANNE L. GANLEY, PH.D. Domestic violence is a problem of epidemic proportions with far-reach-ing consequences for individual victims, their children and their communities. Domestic violence results in death, serious. The book’s primary thesis is that violence, also understood as violence beyond the domain of physical harm, is inescapably intertwined with morality and typically enacted for “moral” reasons. To show this, the book compellingly demonstrates how morality operates to trigger and justify violence and how people, in their violent behaviors.

Get this from a library! Understanding violence. [Elizabeth Kandel Englander] -- This third edition draws on contemporary research and theory in varied fields to present a uniquely balanced, integrated, and readable summary of what we know about the causes and effects of. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Barash, David P. Understanding violence. Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon, (OCoLC) Document Type.


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