|(3 cr.) This seminar addresses the prevalence, causes and
consequences of partner abuse. Etiological models
of partner violence are examined from social
perspectives (feminist, socioeconomic,
anthropological and evolutionary theory), and
psychological perspectives (personality disorders,
perceived causes and justification of violence).
The impact of violence on victims (physical and
psychological consequences) is addressed. This
course is cross-listed as WS 370.
Prerequisite: two courses from PS, SO, CJ, WS; As Needed|