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Violence and Abuse

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Violence and Abuse

  • Ackerman, Robert J. Growing in the Shadow: Children of Alcoholics. Health Communications, Inc., 1986.
  • Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc. Alateen: Hope for Children of Alcoholics. Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc., 1990.
  • Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters, Inc. Alateen--One Day at a Time. Al-Anon Family group Headquarters, Inc., 1989.
  • Bass, Ellen and Laura Davis. The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. Harper & Row, Publishers, 1988.
  • Brady, Katherine. Father's Days: A True Story of Incest. Seaview Books, 1979.
  • Davis, Laura. The Courage to Heal Workbook: For Women and Men Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. Harper & Row, Publishers, 1990.
  • Deutsch, Charles. Broken Bottles, Broken Dreams: Understanding and Helping the Children of Alcoholics. Teachers College Press, 1982.
  • Estrich, Susan. Real Rape: How the Legal System Victimizes Women Who Say No. Harvard University Press, 1987.
  • Group Treatment of Adult Incest Survivors. Ed. Mary Ann Donaldson and Susan Cordes-Green. Sage Publications, 1994.
  • Gonsiorek, John C. Breach of Trust: Sexual Exploitation by Health Care Professionals and Clergy. Sage Publications, 1995.
  • Hirsch, Miriam F. Women and Violence. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1981.
  • Holmstrom, Lynda Lytle and Ann Wolbert Burgess. The Victim of Rape. Transaction Publishers, 1991.
  • Hunter, Mic. Abused Boys: The Neglected Victims of Sexual Abuse. Ballantine Books, 1990.
  • Kim-Gibson, Dai-Sil. Silence Broken: Korean Comfort Women. Mid-Prairie Books, 1993.
  • Koss, Mary P. and Mary R. Harvey. The Rape Victim: Clinical and Community Interventions. Sage Publications, 1991.
  • Lawson, Gary, James S. Peterson, Ann Lawson. Alcoholism and the Family: A Guide to Treatment and Prevention. Aspen Publishers, Inc., 1983.
  • Lerner, Harriet Goldhor. The Dance of Anger: A Woman's Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships. Harper & Row, 1975.
  • Martin, Del. Battered Wives. Glide Publications, 1976.
  • Martin, Del. Battered Wives (Revised, Updated). Volcano Press, 1981.
  • Sexual Harassment: It's Not Academic! Ed. L. Miranda and Associates, Inc. L. Miranda and Associates, Inc., 1982.
  • NiCarthy, Ginny. Getting Free: You Can End Abuse and Take Back Your Life. The Seal Press, 1986.
  • NiCarthy, Ginny; Karen Merriam; and Sandra Coffman. Talking It Out: A Guide to Groups for Abused Women. The Seal Press, 1984.
  • Paludi, Michele A. Ivory Power: Sexual Harassment on Campus. State University of New York Press, 1987.
  • The Problem of Rape on Campus: Comprehensive Campus Rape Prevention Program. Ed. Daniel P. Keller. Campus Crime Prevention Programs.
  • The Proceedings of the International Tribunal on Crimes Against Women. Ed. Diana E. H. Russell and Nicole Van de Ven. Les Femmes, 1976.
  • Shout Out: Women of Color Respond to Violence. Ed. Maria Ochoa and Barbara K. Ige. Seal Press, 2007.
  • Ryan, William. Blaming the Victim. Random House, Inc., 1976.
  • Walker, Lenore E. The Battered Woman. Harper & Row, Publishers, 1979.
  • Williams, Mary Jane. Healing Hidden Memories: Recovery for Adult Survivors of Childhood Abuse. Health Communications, Inc., 1991.
  • Zambrano, Myrna M. Mejor Sola Que Mal Acompanada: For the Latina in an Abusive Relationship. The Seal Press, 1985.

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