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The Resource Fleeing the house of horrors : women who have left abusive partners, Aysan Sevʼer

Fleeing the house of horrors : women who have left abusive partners, Aysan Sevʼer

Label
Fleeing the house of horrors : women who have left abusive partners
Title
Fleeing the house of horrors
Title remainder
women who have left abusive partners
Statement of responsibility
Aysan Sevʼer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirty-nine women and their strategies of survival are the central focus of this newest study on women who have left abusive situations. An indispensable new look and new hope to the issue of violence against women
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sevʼer, Aysan
Dewey number
362.82/92
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626
LC item number
.S43 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abused wives
  • Abused women
  • Wife abuse
  • Marital violence
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Abused wives
  • Abused women
  • Marital violence
  • Wife abuse
Label
Fleeing the house of horrors : women who have left abusive partners, Aysan Sevʼer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-244) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Definitions of and Dilemmas about Intimate Partner Abuse of Women""; ""Definitions""; ""Dilemmas""; ""Contextual Stance of This Book""; ""2 Incidence of Violence against Intimate Female Partners""; ""Problems with Numbers""; ""Woman Abuse during and after Termination of Intimate Relationships""; ""3 Theories about Violence against Women""; ""Non-Feminist Explanations of General Violence""; ""Social-Psychological Theories""; ""Feminist Explanations of Women's Sexual and Reproductive Control and Violence towards Women""
  • ""4 Methods of the Study""""Participants""; ""Procedures""; ""Problems with Methods and Procedures of Interviews""; ""Content Analysis of Newspaper Articles""; ""5 Women's Experience of Abuse""; ""Women's Experiences of Psychological Abuse and Control""; ""Women's Experiences of Physical Abuse""; ""Women's Experiences of Sexual Abuse""; ""Women's Experiences of Economic Abuse""; ""6 Children: Reluctant Targets and Witnesses""; ""Effects of Direct and Indirect Violence""; ""For Children's Sake""; ""7 General Strategies of Survival""; ""Strategies to Protect Children""
  • ""Strategies for Mental Health""""Sheer Survival Strategies""; ""Some Generalizations on the Strategies""; ""8 Positive and Negative Social Support Systems""; ""Examples of Isolation""; ""Professional Support Systems""; ""9 Debates about Women's Own Aggression""; ""Debates""; ""Women's Reported Aggression in the Current Study""; ""10 Prospects and a Model for Post-Violence Adjustment""; ""A Wheel of Adjustment""; ""General Model of Adjustment""; ""Long-term Prospects for Women Caught in a Labyrinth Group""; ""Long-term Prospects for Women in the Middle""
  • ""Long-term Prospects for the Naively Caught""""An Afterthought""; ""APPENDICES""; ""A: Interviewing Schedule""; ""B: Newspaper Advertisement""; ""C: Recruitment Letter""; ""D: Consent Form""; ""E: Cover Letter""; ""F: Thank You Letter to Participants""; ""G: Pre-test Data""; ""H: Test Data""; ""I: Total Study Data""; ""J: Key Words Used in Toronto Study of Newspaper Coverage of Intimate Violence""; ""REFERENCES""; ""INDEX""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""
Control code
288098169
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282023260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt542s9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)288098169
Label
Fleeing the house of horrors : women who have left abusive partners, Aysan Sevʼer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-244) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Definitions of and Dilemmas about Intimate Partner Abuse of Women""; ""Definitions""; ""Dilemmas""; ""Contextual Stance of This Book""; ""2 Incidence of Violence against Intimate Female Partners""; ""Problems with Numbers""; ""Woman Abuse during and after Termination of Intimate Relationships""; ""3 Theories about Violence against Women""; ""Non-Feminist Explanations of General Violence""; ""Social-Psychological Theories""; ""Feminist Explanations of Women's Sexual and Reproductive Control and Violence towards Women""
  • ""4 Methods of the Study""""Participants""; ""Procedures""; ""Problems with Methods and Procedures of Interviews""; ""Content Analysis of Newspaper Articles""; ""5 Women's Experience of Abuse""; ""Women's Experiences of Psychological Abuse and Control""; ""Women's Experiences of Physical Abuse""; ""Women's Experiences of Sexual Abuse""; ""Women's Experiences of Economic Abuse""; ""6 Children: Reluctant Targets and Witnesses""; ""Effects of Direct and Indirect Violence""; ""For Children's Sake""; ""7 General Strategies of Survival""; ""Strategies to Protect Children""
  • ""Strategies for Mental Health""""Sheer Survival Strategies""; ""Some Generalizations on the Strategies""; ""8 Positive and Negative Social Support Systems""; ""Examples of Isolation""; ""Professional Support Systems""; ""9 Debates about Women's Own Aggression""; ""Debates""; ""Women's Reported Aggression in the Current Study""; ""10 Prospects and a Model for Post-Violence Adjustment""; ""A Wheel of Adjustment""; ""General Model of Adjustment""; ""Long-term Prospects for Women Caught in a Labyrinth Group""; ""Long-term Prospects for Women in the Middle""
  • ""Long-term Prospects for the Naively Caught""""An Afterthought""; ""APPENDICES""; ""A: Interviewing Schedule""; ""B: Newspaper Advertisement""; ""C: Recruitment Letter""; ""D: Consent Form""; ""E: Cover Letter""; ""F: Thank You Letter to Participants""; ""G: Pre-test Data""; ""H: Test Data""; ""I: Total Study Data""; ""J: Key Words Used in Toronto Study of Newspaper Coverage of Intimate Violence""; ""REFERENCES""; ""INDEX""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""
Control code
288098169
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282023260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt542s9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)288098169

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