"Heroes of their Own Lives: The Politics and History of Family Violence" Book Review by CalDR

"Heroes of their Own Lives: The Politics and History of Family Violence"
A review of the book "Heroes of their Own Lives: The Politics and History of Family Violence" by Linda Gordon.
# 29693 | 1,325 words | 4 sources | MLA | 2002 | US


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The purpose of this paper is to discuss and analyze the books "Heroes of their Own Lives: The Politics and History of Family Violence," by Linda Gordon. Linda Gordon's book discusses the history of family violence in Boston, Massachusetts from 1880 through 1960. It is a topic not often discussed, and the history of family violence in its many forms may be even more disturbing than the existence of this violence in our modern families.

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"Heroes of their Own Lives: The Politics and History of Family Violence" (2003, August 05) Retrieved April 14, 2024, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/heroes-of-their-own-lives-the-politics-and-history-of-family-violence-29693/

MLA Format

""Heroes of their Own Lives: The Politics and History of Family Violence"" 05 August 2003. Web. 14 April. 2024. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/heroes-of-their-own-lives-the-politics-and-history-of-family-violence-29693/>

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