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Father-Daughter Incest: With a New Afterword By Judith Lewis Herman,

  • Title: Father-Daughter Incest: With a New Afterword
  • Author: Judith Lewis Herman
  • ISBN: 9780674002708
  • Page: 380
  • Format: Paperback
  • Through an intensive clinical study of forty incest victims and numerous interviews with professionals in mental health, child protection, and law enforcement, Judith Herman develops a composite picture of the incestuous family In a new afterword, Herman offers a lucid and thorough overview of the knowledge that has developed about incest and other forms of sexual abuse sThrough an intensive clinical study of forty incest victims and numerous interviews with professionals in mental health, child protection, and law enforcement, Judith Herman develops a composite picture of the incestuous family In a new afterword, Herman offers a lucid and thorough overview of the knowledge that has developed about incest and other forms of sexual abuse since this book was first published.Reviewing the extensive research literature that demonstrates the validity of incest survivors sometimes repressed and recovered memories, she convincingly challenges the rhetoric and methods of the backlash movement against incest survivors, and the concerted attempt to deny the events they find the courage to describe.
    Father Daughter Incest With a New Afterword Through an intensive clinical study of forty incest victims and numerous interviews with professionals in mental health child protection and law enforcement Judith Herman develops a composite pictu

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    1. this book was difficult to read due to nature of the subject however, if you can get past that you learn a lot about the typical family structure that incest occurs in, characteristics of the father and the mother if she is present, and typical characteristics that children who are being sexually abused will display the book describes how to respond to news of incest Herman firmly believes that the father should be removed from the family rather than the daughter and talks about the importance o [...]

    2. This book was difficult to read because I know someone that has been through this situation, but it also helped me to understand some of her actions and why she had some of the psychological reactions she did When you know someone that has been through this situation, that makes this book difficult to read, but it will help you to understand It is also a book that, from a clinical perspective, would likely help someone that works with clientele that have experienced this type of abuse, which is [...]

    3. My heart hurts it hurts so much especially after reading this amazing yet heart wrenching text I would urge everyone to read this book and read it as soon as you can Female children are regularly subjected to sexual assaults by adult males who are part of their intimate social world The aggressors are not outcasts and strangers they are neighbors, family friends, uncles, cousins, stepfathers and fathers To be sexually exploited by a known and trusted adult is a central and formative experience i [...]

    4. Heel boeiend Met name het niet kunnen loskomen van de relatie en de verwarrende gevoelens die kunnen optreden deed me ook denken aan die Engelse dame die werd geinterviewd in het de documentaire van Paul Therroux over de slachtoffers van die Engelse televisieman Zij gaf aan misbruikt te zijn door haar grootvader, maar daarover niet boos te kunnen zijn omdat ze daarmee alle goede herinneringen aan hem zou kwijtraken, en dat was het enige plezierige dat ze in haar jeugd had Gelezen op Kindle.

    5. Very interesting report on research that was conducted in the US in the late 1960s Incest is viewed from all angles offender, victim, family, society, health care workers Different approaches are described on how to try help all parties involved Astonishing how different society as a whole was only some 50 years ago I read this book because recently a well known Flemish writer made public that she was sexually abused by her father as a child She said reading this book was an eye opener for her.

    6. I confess I did not actually finish this book, so my rating isn t really fair However, I have now quit my job and lent it out, and it s not something I m likely to return to foryou know, leisure reading So, here s my abbreviated review I was looking forward to this book because of the extreme competence of Judith Herman s TRAUMA AND RECOVERY, which I consider a must read for anyone doing trauma work I was hoping this book would be equally helpful in working with incest survivors, since I felt so [...]

    7. This book is a must for practitioners who work with survivors of incest Though it was first published in 1981, it still gets the dysfunctional family dynamics common to incestuous relationships right This is also an excellent source for survivors, when they are ready.

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