Stop signs : Recognizing, Avoiding, and Escaping Abusive Relationships. / Lynn Fairweather.
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- ISBN: 9781580054560 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2012.
Most abusers display warning signs that intelligent women missmostly because the majority of women have not been trained to recognize them. In this groundbreaking book, Lynn Fairweatheran expert in the field of intimate partner violence response and preventionprovides women with the information they need to recognize dangerous men before they become victims of abuse.Educational and empowering, Stop Signs exposes the discernable attributes, tactics, and deterrents of abusers, arming women with the tools they need to choose a safe and loving partner. In the first section, Fairweather familiarizes readers with the topic of intimate partner violence and explains how to develop the combination of self-esteem, preparation, and assertive awareness that can protect women from involvement with abusive individuals; in the second section, she explores the minds of abusers, explaining what visible signs of danger are present in their attitudes and actions;...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Seal Press, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3732 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 920 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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