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  1. Dangerous People

    Policy, Prediction, and Practice

    Edited by Bernadette McSherry, Patrick Keyzer

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Experienced legal academics and mental health professionals explore the current approaches to “dangerousness” and preventive detention. The defining characteristics of those deemed dangerous by society vary according to culture, place, and time, and the contributors to this text have gathered to...

    Published July 6th 2011 by Routledge

  2. The Study of Violent Crime

    Its Correlates and Concerns

    By Scott Mire, Cliff Roberson

    Violence is a complex subject that is rooted in a multitude of disciplines, including not only criminology but also psychology, sociology, biology, and other social science disciplines. It is only through understanding violence as a concept that we can hope to respond to it appropriately and to...

    Published December 14th 2010 by CRC Press

  3. Anger, Rage and Relationship

    An Empathic Approach to Anger Management

    By Sue Parker Hall

    Anger, Rage and Relationship presents a radically new way to understand and work with anger and rage issues. Taking a relational approach to anger and rage, the book presents a positive view of human nature, supported by recent research findings and illustrated with case studies, with individuals...

    Published September 29th 2008 by Routledge

  4. The Psychology of Female Violence

    Crimes Against the Body, 2nd Edition

    By Anna Motz

    What are the causes of violence in women? What can be done to help these women and their victims? Why does society deny the fact of female violence? This book explores the nature and causes of female violence from the perspectives of psychodynamic theory and forensic psychology. This fully...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Routledge

  5. Men's Violence Against Women

    Theory, Research, and Activism

    By Christopher Kilmartin, Julie Allison

    This text offers a balance of clinical and social psychological theory and research, as well as prevention and intervention techniques with the purpose of understanding and ultimately ending gender-based violence. The authors address several forms of violence, including rape, intimate partner...

    Published March 28th 2007 by Psychology Press

  6. Aggression and Destructiveness

    Psychoanalytic Perspectives

    Edited by Celia HARDING

    Why, when and how does aggression go wrong? How can we make sense of apparently meaningless destructiveness and violence Aggression is a part of human nature that energises our relationships, acts as an impetus for psychic development, and enables us to master our world. More often, we focus on its...

    Published April 20th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Treating Sexual Offenders

    An Integrated Approach

    By William L. Marshall, Liam E. Marshall, Geris A. Serran, Yolanda M. Fernandez

    Series: Practical Clinical Guidebooks

    Through extensive consideration of current research, theory and practice, Treating Sexual Offenders provides a guide to the assessment, treatment, and evaluation of a number of different disorders. Provides therapists with the means to have a continued positive impact on the sex offender, from...

    Published January 26th 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Dynamics of Human Aggression

    Theoretical Foundations, Clinical Applications

    By Ana-Maria Rizzuto, W.W. Meissner, Dan H. Buie

    This book seeks to resolve an issue that has divided psychoanalysts and other scholars of aggression for decades, namely the nature of aggression. The work expands and unifies the Freudian drive-based explanation of aggression into contemporary psychoanalytic theory and practice and brings Freudian...

    Published October 16th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Bullying in Adulthood

    Assessing the Bullies and their Victims

    By Peter Randall

    Peter Randall's first book, Adult Bullying, was one of the first books to examine the various situations in which adult bullying occurs, the forms it takes, and how it can be identified and dealt with more efficiently, particularly in workplace settings. Since that title was published, there has...

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  10. Managing Aggression

    By Ray Braithwaite

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    How to manage and respond to escalating violence towards staff working in the human services is a pressing professional problem. This workbook: empowers individuals by providing a range of useful useful skills that can help in managing aggression enables staff placed in difficult or dangerous...

    Published September 27th 2001 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Pathways to Sexual Aggression
    Edited by Jean Proulx, Eric Beauregard, Patrick Lussier, Benoit Leclerc
    To Be Published September 3rd 2015
  2. A Practical Approach to Risk Assessment
    By William H. Campbell
    To Be Published October 15th 2015
  3. Madness and Society: Ideas About Insanity
    By Peter Morrall
    To Be Published March 31st 2016

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