Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


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

The Primordial Violence

Spanking Children, Psychological Development, Violence, and Crime

The Primordial Violence( )
Author: Straus, Murray A.
Douglas, Emily M.
Medeiros, Rose Anne
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $52.95
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...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Family & Relationships / Abuse / Child Abuse
Family & Relationships / Parenting / General
Social Science / Violence In Society
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:1.35 Pounds

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Riggs, Ransom
Paperback: $11.99
The Perfect Girl
Macmillan, Gilly
Hardback: $25.99
Dog Man
Pilkey, Dav
Hardback: $9.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.