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7 edition of The violent home found in the catalog.

The violent home

a study of physical aggression between husbands and wives

by Richard J. Gelles

  • 132 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marital violence,
  • Child abuse,
  • Wife abuse,
  • Aggressiveness -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard J. Gelles.
    GenreCase studies.
    SeriesSage library of social research ;, v. 13
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ536 .G44 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p. :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5443711M
    ISBN 100803903812, 0803904495
    LC Control Number73094288

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