Publisher description for Children of battered women / Peter G. Jaffe, David A. Wolfe, Susan Kaye Wilson.


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The devastating impact of family violence on children, the links between violence and spouse abuse on child development and clinical dysfunction, children's views of violence, and strategies for intervention and prevention are considered in this volume. The authors discuss cases, conceptual models of abuse and dysfunction, and empirical research to portray the scope of the problem and explore promising avenues of resolution.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Children of abused wives -- Mental health.
Adjustment (Psychology)
Children of abused wives -- Services for.
Spousal abuse.
Child Development Disorders -- prevention & control.
Family.
Violence.