“Como esse cara me convenceu de que eu era tonta?”: o abuso machista que ninguém parece ver

 

 

 

 

Marina é o nome fictício —a seu pedido expresso— de uma mulher de 37 anos que durante dois anos sofreu maus-tratos psicológicos por parte de seu namorado. Concretamente, uma forma de abuso conhecida como gaslighting. Trata-se de um abuso sutil, manipulador, mediante o qual se desgasta a autoestima e a confiança da mulher em si mesma a ponto de anulá-la, de transformá-la em um punhado de dúvidas e medos.

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Physiological Studies of Consciousness

 

 

 

 

 

By Robert Ornstein

The Author

Psychologist Robert Ornstein’s work has won awards from more than a dozen organisations, including the American Psychological Association and UNESCO. His research on the specialisation of the brain advanced our understanding of how we think. He has published 26 books on the human mind and brain and their relationship to thought, health and individual and social consciousness, which have sold over six million copies and been translated into a dozen other languages. Dr Ornstein has taught at the University of California Medical Center and Stanford, and lectured at 200 universities. He is the president of the Institute for the Study of Human Knowledge (ISHK), which brings important discoveries on human nature to the public.

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