Why does he do that? : inside the minds of angry and controlling men
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New York, New York : Berkley Books, 2003.
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Berkley trade paperback edition.
Physical Desc
xxiii, 408 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Great Bend Public Library - NON-FICTION362.829 Bancroft, LundyOn Shelf

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English
ISBN
0425191656, 9780425191651
UPC
Z001136228

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-400) and index.
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In this book, the author, a domestic violence expert uses his perspective as a therapist for abusive and controlling men to help women, their children, and other family members who have been touched by abuse understand why abusers behave the way they do and what can be done about it. He teaches women how to survive and improve an abusive relationship; how to determine how dangerous an abuser is and when it is impossible to rectify a situation; and how to get out of a relationship safely. He identifies nine types of abusive men, addressing different styles, from the physical batterer to the strictly verbal abuser. He dispels the pervasive societal myths surrounding abuse, exposing common excuses used by abusers, such as having experienced an abusive childhood or substance addiction. He answers commonly asked questions, such as what warning signs of abuse to look for early in a relationship; what is and is not abusive behavior; how to know if a woman and her children are in danger; and how to tell when a man is really changing.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Bancroft, L. (2003). Why does he do that?: inside the minds of angry and controlling men (Berkley trade paperback edition.). Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bancroft, Lundy. 2003. Why Does He Do That?: Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men. New York, New York: Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bancroft, Lundy. Why Does He Do That?: Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men New York, New York: Berkley Books, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Bancroft, Lundy. Why Does He Do That?: Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men Berkley trade paperback edition., Berkley Books, 2003.

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