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Published: 01 March 2009

464 Pages

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195384048

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Coercive Control

How Men Entrap Women in Personal Life

Evan Stark

Interpersonal Violence

  • Breaks through entrenched views of physical abuse that have ultimately failed to protect women
  • Draws on court records, interviews, and FBI statistics
  • Points the way to bringing "real" equality for women in line with their formal rights to personhood and citizenship, freedom, and safety

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