The Secret Trauma
Incest in the Lives of Girls and Women Revised edition
By (author) Diana E. H. Russell
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Secret Trauma by Diana E. H. Russell
Book DescriptionThe Secret Trauma remains the definitive argument for the overwhelming prevalence of incestuous abuse. Based on findings about San Francisco, the book makes a persuasive case for an epidemic of abuse on a national scale. In her nuanced and sophisticated analysis, Russell carefully explores the complex variables of incestuous abuse: the changing incidence of abuse over time, the severity of th abuse, the victims age, factors of class, race, and ethnicity, and long term effects on victims. In a new introduction to the revised edition, Russell takes on the most important issue to arise in the field since the book was originally published in 1986: the serious backlash that followed the outpouring of reports by victims/survivors, and the controversy over false accusations and false memories.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780465075966
(229mm x 153mm x 30mm)
Imprint: Perseus Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 8-Oct-1987
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Diana E. H. Russell
Epidemic of Rape and Child Sexual Abuse in the United States, Paperback (August 2000)
The Epidemic of Rape and Child Sexual Abuse in the United States evaluates research findings of the last 15 years regarding the statistical prevalence of sexual assault against women and girls.
Dangerous Relationships, Paperback (June 1998)
Examines the relationships between pornography, misogyny and rape, and argues forcibly that the victims of pornography are women everywhere.
Behind Closed Doors in White South Africa, Paperback (October 1997)View all books by Diana E. H. Russell
The intent in this book is to removethe secrecy that surrounds incestuous abuse in white South Africa by presenting five in-depth personal accounts of sexual exploitation as told by the survivors.
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Author Biography - Diana E. H. Russell
Diana E.H. Russell, Ph.D., author of "Behind Closed Doors in White South Africe "and" Rape in Marriage, " is professor of sociology at Mills College, Oakland, California.
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