'Not to People Like Us': Hidden Abuse in Upscale Marriages
- Author: Susan Weitzman
- Publisher: Basic Books
- Published: August 2001
- ISBN-10: 0465090745
- ISBN-13: 9780465090747
- Format: Paperback
- Size: 6 X 9 X 1
- Weight: 0.9 lbs.
- Copyright: 2000
- Subject: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Abuse / General
Our Price: $16.99
Provides a dramatic and revealing exposT of domestic violence against well-to-do and well-educated women that also offers a provocative condemnation of the social service system that fails to protect them. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
Drawing on her own research with 14 women aged 24-62, psychotherapist Weitzman exposes abuse among the wealthy. She profiles seemingly unlikely abusers and shows how traditional helping institutions often trivialize this problem and fail its often-misunderstood victims. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.
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