Sexual Violence Books
An interreligious resource
The Sin Revisited
A practical book about nonsexist sexual ethics in relation to family values.
This book by Judith Herman has changed the way in which we take into consideration and treat traumatic events and trauma victims. Trauma and Recovery is universally recognized as a classic in the field of psychology. In an afterword written for this edition, Herman describes the controversy that has surrounded her work, the recent research that has emerged in the field, and the far-reaching implications that this book has had in trauma stiuations around the world.
Focusing on the psychospiritual effects of this sexualized violence, author Kristen Leslie offers the psychological and theological tools to religious professionals for understanding the deep spiritual trauma of the survivor.