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作者 Miller, Susan L., author
書名 Journeys : resilience and growth for survivors of intimate partner abuse / Susan L. Miller
出版項 Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2018]
©2018
國際標準書號 9780520286085 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520286108 (pbk : alk. paper)
9780520961463 (Epub)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  HV6626.2 .M555 2018    在架上    30610020576500
說明 xxi, 276 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
系列 Gender and justice ; 5
Gender and justice (University of California Press) ; 5
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-237) and index
"More than one in three women in the United States has experienced rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner in their lifetime. Luckily, many are able to escape this life--but what happens to them after? Journeys focuses on the desperately understudied topic of the resiliency of long-term (over 5 years) survivors of intimate partner violence and abuse. Drawing on participant observation research and interviews with women years after the end of their abusive relationships, author Susan L. Miller shares these women's trials and tribulations, and expounds on the factors that facilitated these women's success in gaining inner strength and personal transformation. Written for researchers, practitioners, and policy makers in criminal justice, sociology, and social services, Journeys shares stories that hope to inspire other victims and survivors while illuminating the different paths to resiliency and growth"-- Provided by publisher
鏈接 Online version: Miller, Susan L., author. Journeys Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2018] 9780520961463 (DLC) 2017059022
主題 Intimate partner violence -- United States -- Case studies
Resilience (Personality trait)
Posttraumatic growth -- United States -- Case studies
Abused women -- United States -- Case studies
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