oa Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology - Vrouemishandeling: enkele gesigspunte oor die verklaring daarvan

Volume 5, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1012-8093



In this article the causes of women battering are explained in terms of six main perspectives, namely the intrapsychic explanation, interactional and systems theoretical explanations, social learning, feminist-oriented and radical perspectives and finally, the cyclic explanation of violence.

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