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  1. The Psychology of Female Violence

    Crimes Against the Body, 2nd Edition

    By Anna Motz

    What are the causes of violence in women? What can be done to help these women and their victims? Why does society deny the fact of female violence? This book explores the nature and causes of female violence from the perspectives of psychodynamic theory and forensic psychology. This fully...

    Published January 30th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Men's Violence Against Women

    Theory, Research, and Activism

    By Christopher Kilmartin, Julie Allison

    This text offers a balance of clinical and social psychological theory and research, as well as prevention and intervention techniques with the purpose of understanding and ultimately ending gender-based violence. The authors address several forms of violence, including rape, intimate partner...

    Published March 27th 2007 by Psychology Press

  3. Aggression and Destructiveness

    Psychoanalytic Perspectives

    Edited by Celia HARDING

    Why, when and how does aggression go wrong? How can we make sense of apparently meaningless destructiveness and violence Aggression is a part of human nature that energises our relationships, acts as an impetus for psychic development, and enables us to master our world. More often, we focus on its...

    Published April 19th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Treating Sexual Offenders

    An Integrated Approach

    By William L. Marshall, Liam E. Marshall, Geris A. Serran, Yolanda M. Fernandez

    Series: Practical Clinical Guidebooks

    Through extensive consideration of current research, theory and practice, Treating Sexual Offenders provides a guide to the assessment, treatment, and evaluation of a number of different disorders. Provides therapists with the means to have a continued positive impact on the sex offender, from...

    Published January 25th 2006 by Routledge

  5. The Dynamics of Human Aggression

    Theoretical Foundations, Clinical Applications

    By Ana-Maria Rizzuto, W.W. Meissner, Dan H. Buie

    This book seeks to resolve an issue that has divided psychoanalysts and other scholars of aggression for decades, namely the nature of aggression. The work expands and unifies the Freudian drive-based explanation of aggression into contemporary psychoanalytic theory and practice and brings Freudian...

    Published October 15th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Bullying in Adulthood

    Assessing the Bullies and their Victims

    By Peter Randall

    Peter Randall's first book, Adult Bullying, was one of the first books to examine the various situations in which adult bullying occurs, the forms it takes, and how it can be identified and dealt with more efficiently, particularly in workplace settings. Since that title was published, there has...

    Published November 21st 2001 by Routledge

  7. Managing Aggression

    By Ray Braithwaite

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    How to manage and respond to escalating violence towards staff working in the human services is a pressing professional problem. This workbook: empowers individuals by providing a range of useful useful skills that can help in managing aggression enables staff placed in difficult or dangerous...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  8. The Psychology of Female Violence

    Crimes Against the Body

    By Anna Motz

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 15th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Men Who Batter Women

    By Adam Edward Jukes

    Men who Batter Women presents a unique psycho-analytic perspective on clinical studies of the roots of male violence towards women. Most published work concentrates on the experiences of the female victims of domestic violence. This book is unusual in that it focuses on the male perpetrators. Adam...

    Published February 17th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Aggression

    Individual Differences, Alcohol And Benzodiazepines

    By Alyson Bond, Malcolm Lader, Jose da Silveira

    Series: Maudsley Series

    The incidence of aggression and violence is of wide concern. It is therefore vital that we try to understand the mechanisms involved. This book outlines definitions and theories of aggressive behaviour and points out the contribution of both biological and psychological factors. Aggression...

    Published July 15th 1997 by Psychology Press