From Germany, Dr. Gerhard Amendt contributes a scathing indictment of the modern domestic violence zeitgeist in that nation. It is a paradigm precisely mirrored across Western culture. He includes proposals for a revamped approach to the problem.
About Dr. Gerhard Amendt
Gerhard Amendt is Professor of Gender and Generation Research at the University of Breman. His most recent book, "I did not divorce my kids!" How Fathers Deal with Family Break-Ups was published in 2008. His forthcoming publication is a text book on intra-family violence. Dr. Amendt can be reached at [email protected]