Dating emerging in issue relationship social violence
"This extremely valuable collection of fourteen chapters is divided into two sections, with the first section covering research on physical abuse in dating relationships and the second section covering the issue of sexual abuse in dating relationships.
It should be in the library of any researcher who studies violence against women and it would also be an invaluable resource for any college faculty or administrator who seeks to provide a healthy educational environment for all students." The Community Psychologist Included in this volume are 14 pioneering chapters on physical and sexual abuse in dating relationships.
Victimization, as well as the prevalence, risk factors, and long term consequences of date rape are presented.With contributors from a wide variety of disciplines, including sociology, criminology, psychology, psychiatry, women's studies, and policy analysis, this book provides an interdisciplinary and comprehensive review of the fields of physical and sexual abuse in dating relationships.Additionally, new and provocative empirical work on dating abuse is presented.Muehlenhard -- Acquaintance rape on campus : responsibility and attributions of crime / Sarah Fenstermaker. with its consequences, would do well to read it."-American Journal of Psychotherapy ." . .provides a comphrenhensive view of the current state of research and theory on violence in dating relationships by bringing together pieces from several disciplines representing diverse perspectives.