Where the western boys fit : attitudes of western Melbourne adolescent males to family violence

Pepping, Melanie (2000) Where the western boys fit : attitudes of western Melbourne adolescent males to family violence. Honours thesis, Victoria University of Technology.

Abstract

The primary aim of this thesis is to explore the attitudes of Western Melbourne adolescent males towards the issue of family violence. Comparisons were made between their attitudes and attitudes found to exist nationally. This thesis also looks at some mainstream approaches to explaining the attitudes that support male family violence, in particular, the influences of masculinity.

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Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Item type Thesis (Honours thesis)
URI https://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/32977
Subjects Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Communication and the Arts
Current > FOR Classification > 1602 Criminology
Current > FOR Classification > 1608 Sociology
Keywords teenage boys, teenagers, family violence
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