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Contemporary Family Therapy

, Volume 19, Issue 1, pp 23–39 | Cite as

Small Acts of Living: Everyday Resistance to Violence and Other Forms of Oppression

  • Allan Wade
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Abstract

The author describes an approach to therapy which is based on the observation that whenever persons are badly treated, they resist. Case illustrations are given in which individuals seeking therapy had been subjected to violence and oppression.

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy narrative therapy resistance 

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© Human Sciences Press, Inc. 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Allan Wade
    • 1
  1. 1.University of VictoriaAustralia

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