‘Violence has been with us forever!’ ‘It’s basic human nature to be violent.’ ‘Look at the animals in the jungle. We’re just the same as them!’ Sound familiar? You’ve probably heard people talk about violence in this way. Many people believe that violence is basic to human nature; that violence has been deeply embedded in … More Men don’t lose control in the face of women’s provocation, they exert their control
Abuse pervades every ethnic, social strata. White collar workers are just as likely to abuse their wives as are blue-collar workers; financially independent people are just as likely to suffer abuse as are people on low incomes. It is not the social standing, the amount of stress lived under or the company kept which makes … More Abuse only happens in certain ‘problem’ families, ethnic minorities, uneducated or poorer areas – really ?