Psychological Effects of Partner Abuse Against Men: A Neglected Research Area

  title={Psychological Effects of Partner Abuse Against Men: A Neglected Research Area},
  author={Denise A. Hines and Kathleen Malley-Morrison},
  journal={Psychology of Men and Masculinity},
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