Date of Award
Master of Social Work
School of Social Work
Researchers agree that there is a relationship between alcoholism and domestic violence but theoretical perspectives have not established a correlation between the variables. Alcoholism and domestic violence are a manifestation of a complex system of family interactions characterized by inadequate communication skills.
Merlan, Julio, "Domestic violence, conflict resolution skills, and alcoholism: Treatment recommendations" (2001). Theses Digitization Project. 2015.