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Author Straus, Murray A. (Murray Arnold), 1926-

Title Beating the devil out of them : corporal punishment in American families / Murray A. Straus, with Denise A. Donnelly.

Imprint New York : Lexington Books ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1994.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.874 St82b    ---  Available
Description xvii, 297 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-283) and index.
Contents The conspiracy of silence -- Everyone does it, but less now --Hitting adolescents -- Who spanks the most? -- Depression and suicide --Physical abuse -- Violence and crime -- The fusion of sex and violence --Alienation and reduced income -- Ten myths that perpetuate corporal punishment -- Social evolution and corporal punishment.
Subject Corporal punishment.
Child abuse.
Discipline of children.
Added Author Donnelly, Denise A.
ISBN 0029317304 : $24.95

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