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The psychology of female violence

Anna Motz

The psychology of female violence

crimes against the body

by Anna Motz

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Published by Routledge in Hove, East Sussex, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Female offenders -- Psychology,
  • Violence in women,
  • Abusive mothers,
  • Self-destructive behavior,
  • Female offenders -- Mental health services

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAnna Motz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6046 .M64 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24057125M
    ISBN 109780415403863, 9780415403870
    LC Control Number2007027295

    However, recent studies provide evidence of females employing both direct violence and indirect violence (using males to commit violent acts for them). 17,18 If violence were assumed to be a male behaviour, female violence would be overlooked or denied. Consequently, we would fail to develop ways to prevent or intervene in violence by girls. The psychology of female aggression is a dark and twisty road. Come walk it with me. Evolution. We know that female aggression is an anomalous violation of the feminine gender role. We know that in the US, girls account for 33% of arrests of simple assault the number of women in prisons has grown by % in the past three decades. And we know.


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