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Betrayal Trauma

The Logic of Forgetting Childhood Abuse

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$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674068063

Publication Date: 02/06/1998

Short

240 pages

18 line illustrations, 7 tables

World

  • 1. Betrayal Blindness
  • 2. Conceptual Knots
  • 3. Context and Controversy
  • 4. Why Forget?
  • 5. Ways of Forgetting
  • 6. Testable Predictions
  • 7. Creating Connections
  • Afterword
  • References
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 1997 Distinguished Publication Award, Association for Women in Psychology
  • 1997 Pierre Janet Award for Excellence in Scientific Writing, International Society for the Study of Dissociation
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