Typologies of male batterers: three subtypes and the differences among them.

@article{HoltzworthMunroe1994TypologiesOM,
  title={Typologies of male batterers: three subtypes and the differences among them.},
  author={A. Holtzworth-Munroe and G. Stuart},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  year={1994},
  volume={116 3},
  pages={
          476-97
        }
}
  • A. Holtzworth-Munroe, G. Stuart
  • Published 1994
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological bulletin
  • Previous typologies of male batterers, including typologies developed by means of rational-deductive and empirical-inductive strategies, are reviewed. On the basis of this review, 3 descriptive dimensions (i.e., severity of marital violence, generality of the violence [toward the wife or toward others], and psychopathology/personality disorders) that consistently have been found to distinguish among subtypes of batterers are identified. These dimensions are used to propose a typology consisting… CONTINUE READING
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