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The Primordial Violence - a book by Straus, Murray A.

The Primordial Violence

Spanking and Its Relation to Psychological Development, Violence, and Crime

The Primordial Violence( )
Author: Straus, Murray A.
Douglas, Emily M.
Medeiros, Rose Anne
Publication Date:Feb 2015
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $241.95
Book Description:

A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014!

Why do parents hit those they love? What effect does it have on children? What can be done to end this pattern? These are some of the questions explored in The Primordial Violence. Featuring longitudinal data from over 7,000 U.S. families as well as results from a 32 nation study, the book presents the latest research on the extent to which spanking is used in different cultures and the subsequent effects of its use on children...
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Detailed Subjects: Family & Relationships / Parenting / General
Family & Relationships / Abuse / Child Abuse
Social Science / Violence In Society
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.7 Pounds

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