Understanding Boys Who Physically Abuse Girls

Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Dr. Jackson Katz and Ugo Uche

Why do some young boys batter or otherwise verbally abuse young girls? What are some of the warning signs that a young boy may be inclined to be physically abusive? Most of the attention in this area has been on what females can do to prevent abuse. This segment focuses on addressing the problem directly with young boys.
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May 8, 2009
Episode Guests
Jackson Katz, Ph.D., is a leading anti-sexist male activist. An educator, author, and filmmaker, he is internationally recognized for his groundbreaking work in the field of gender violence prevention education with men and boys, particularly in the sports culture and the military. Jackson’s new book is The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and How All Men Can Help. Ugo Uche is a licensed professional counselor who specializes with adolescents and young adults in his practice.
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