Book Reviews

The Macho Paradox

Author: Jackson Katz (Sourcebooks, 2006) Review Publisher: Priscilla Papers Vol. 23, No. 1, Winter 2009 Reviewed By: Steven R. Tracy, Ph.D. Download Review

Violence against women is an ugly reality in our fallen world. And the more one studies this subject and the more one listens to women, the uglier it gets. This makes The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and How All Men Can Help a particu­larly welcome addition to the literature on male violence against women.

Mending the Soul

Author: Steven R. Tracy Reviewed By: Brenda Ratcliff

As part of my work at the Institute for Prison Ministries, I am privileged to regularly teach at the local county jail. It has become quite common, unfortunately, to hear stories of men and women who are survivors of an abusive relationship, be it in their family of origin, in an intimate relationship, in the […]