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By Roland, Dr., PhD Maiuro

There are dozens of the way to be emotionally abusive: unwarranted feedback, sighs, a condescending tone of voice, disgusted seems, and “the chilly shoulder,” to call a couple of. In a few respects, emotional abuse is extra devastating than actual abuse simply because sufferers usually tend to blame themselves. whereas quite a lot of study has curious about actual sorts of household violence, there was little info to be had approximately extra sophisticated varieties of violence akin to mental, emotional, and verbal abuse. This booklet, a suite of acclaimed articles from the peer-reviewed magazine Violence and Victims, addresses how mental aggression might be reliably measured, in addition to the demanding situations inherent in alleging or proving that those non-physical violent acts have happened. Authors—experts on those varieties of abuse from numerous social technological know-how disciplines—present examine with regards to perpetrators of mental and verbal abuse, sufferers of this abuse, and potent interventions.

Articles research the complexity and severity of mental abuse, and concentrate on the truth that mental abuse usually precedes actual abuse, underscoring the significance of early intervention. They discover the position of gender and socioeconomic prestige in mental abuse and speak about the first character features of perpetrators. hyperlinks among abuse and bad start results are tested, as is courting violence and emotional abuse within the office. This choice of unique articles contributes enormously to our figuring out of an insidious type of violence—verbal and mental abuse—that should be super damaging and is skilled in a few shape by way of approximately part the population.

Key Features:

  • Delivers top-tier study articles through interdisciplinary specialists on mental and verbal abuse
  • Explores the demanding situations of alleging and proving that those non-physical violent acts have occurred
  • Covers aggression in intimate relationships and within the workplace
  • Presents powerful interventions

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By Roland, Dr., PhD Maiuro

There are dozens of the way to be emotionally abusive: unwarranted feedback, sighs, a condescending tone of voice, disgusted seems, and “the chilly shoulder,” to call a couple of. In a few respects, emotional abuse is extra devastating than actual abuse simply because sufferers usually tend to blame themselves. whereas quite a lot of study has curious about actual sorts of household violence, there was little info to be had approximately extra sophisticated varieties of violence akin to mental, emotional, and verbal abuse. This booklet, a suite of acclaimed articles from the peer-reviewed magazine Violence and Victims, addresses how mental aggression might be reliably measured, in addition to the demanding situations inherent in alleging or proving that those non-physical violent acts have happened. Authors—experts on those varieties of abuse from numerous social technological know-how disciplines—present examine with regards to perpetrators of mental and verbal abuse, sufferers of this abuse, and potent interventions.

Articles research the complexity and severity of mental abuse, and concentrate on the truth that mental abuse usually precedes actual abuse, underscoring the significance of early intervention. They discover the position of gender and socioeconomic prestige in mental abuse and speak about the first character features of perpetrators. hyperlinks among abuse and bad start results are tested, as is courting violence and emotional abuse within the office. This choice of unique articles contributes enormously to our figuring out of an insidious type of violence—verbal and mental abuse—that should be super damaging and is skilled in a few shape by way of approximately part the population.

Key Features:

  • Delivers top-tier study articles through interdisciplinary specialists on mental and verbal abuse
  • Explores the demanding situations of alleging and proving that those non-physical violent acts have occurred
  • Covers aggression in intimate relationships and within the workplace
  • Presents powerful interventions

Show description

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