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Contents Quick Contents 8 Foreword 9 Preface 15 Acknowledgments 17 Introduction 20 Chapter 1: The Dynamics of Abusive Relationships 25 Chapter 2: The Effects of Family Violence on Children 50 Chapter 3: Teen Dating Violence 62 Chapter 4: The Intimate Relationship Between Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence 84 Chapter 5: Battered Women and the Legal System 97 Chapter 6: Living Underground 117 Chapter 7: The Oppression that Binds: Barriers to Living Violence Free 133 Chapter 8: Friends, Family, and Loved Ones: When Someone You Know Is Being Hurt 163 Chapter 9: Domestic Violence and the Workplace 174 Chapter 10: Battered Women and Their Health: The Response of the Medical Community 194 Chapter 11: Battered Women and Communities of Faith 211 Chapter 12: Domestic Violence and the Military<<whole chapter is new-I removed tracking>> 228 Chapter 13: Creating a Community Response to Domestic Violence 245 Chapter 14: Intervention Strategies for Battered Women and Their Children 261 Chapter 15: Advocacy and Empowerment 270 Chapter 16: Intervention and Prevention Programs for Batterers 287 Chapter 17: Loving Ourselves: Self-Care for Helpers 297 Chapter 18: The National Domestic Violence Hotline 312 Chapter 19: A History of Violence Against Women 319 Appendix II: Personalized Safety Plan 354 Appendix II: The Advocacy Wheel 363 Notes 364 Index 503
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Wife abuse -- United States.
Wife abuse -- United States -- Prevention.
Family violence -- United States.