Surviving Family Violence (Family Issues and You) (Paperback)

Surviving Family Violence (Family Issues and You) By Delilah Banks, John Giacobello Cover Image
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There are many myths about family violence: that it's only committed by men against their families; that it's only physical; that there aren't legal remedies for children or spouses to take action against violent family members. This book corrects the myths and provides the facts. Written with an empathetic tone, this text teaches about the warning signs and manifestations-physical, emotional, psychological, and economic-of domestic violence. Inclusion of the often-overlooked topics of elder abuse and violence against LGBTQ youth makes this text indispensable. Finally, a discussion of ways to report family violence wraps up this essential tome.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781499437058
ISBN-10: 1499437056
Publisher: Rosen Central
Publication Date: December 30th, 2015
Pages: 48
Language: English
Series: Family Issues and You