Recognizing, Avoiding, and Escaping Abusive RelationshipsBook - 2012
"Educational and empowering, Stop Signs exposes the discernible 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; and in the last section, she provides women with effective strategies for safe extraction should they find themselves involved with an abuser."--from publisher's description
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Seal Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, c2012.
Branch Call Number: 362.8292 Fairweat
Characteristics: 345 p. :,ill. ;,21 cm.