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  1. Protecting Children from Violence

    Evidence-Based Interventions

    Edited by James Michael Lampinen, Kathy Sexton-Radek

    Providing an evidence-based understanding of the causes and consequences of violence against children, experts in the field examine the best practices used to help protect children from violence. Various types of violence are reviewed including physical and sexual abuse, (cyber-)bullying, human...

    Published April 12th 2010 by Psychology Press

  2. Domestic Violence and Children

    A Handbook for Schools and Early Years Settings

    By Abigail Sterne, Liz Poole

    What can schools and social care workers do to help children affected by domestic violence? Large numbers of children are affected by domestic violence. The problem crosses every social class and culture. It causes distress and anxiety in children and adversely affects their learning and play, as...

    Published September 28th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Young People and Sexual Exploitation

    'It's Not Hidden, You Just Aren't Looking'

    By Jenny J. Pearce

    Work with sexually exploited young people can be rewarding yet difficult. They can be hard to access, often presenting challenging behaviour. Sometimes it is painful to hear their life stories, whether these include abuse through the Internet or exploitation experienced through having been...

    Published September 7th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Criminal Abuse of Women and Children

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Obi N.I. Ebbe, Dilip K. Das

    The abuse of women and children transcends geographical boundaries as well as economic, cultural, religious, political, and social divisions. Comprised of the work of more than 20 academics and practitioners from around the world, Criminal Abuse of Women and Children documents the atrocities that...

    Published July 20th 2009 by CRC Press

  5. Understanding and Addressing Adult Sexual Attraction to Children

    A Study of Paedophiles in Contemporary Society

    By Sarah D. Goode

    Paedophiles exist and we must develop ways of living with this fact whilst ensuring that children are kept safe. This ground-breaking book demystifies the field of adult sexual attraction to children, countering the emotionality surrounding the topic of paedophilia in the popular media by careful...

    Published July 6th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Children Exposed To Violence

    Current Issues, Interventions and Research

    Edited by Robert Geffner, Dawn Griffin, James Lewis III

    Children’s exposure to violence (CEV) in their home, their community, and our society has finally been recognized as a serious mental health, social, and public health problem. This book highlights a summary of relevant current research, practice, and policy issues. It is the third in a...

    Published February 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  7. Understanding the Effects of Child Sexual Abuse

    Feminist Revolutions in Theory, Research and Practice

    By Sam Warner

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Child sexual abuse is a global problem that negatively affects many women and girls. As such, it has long been of concern to feminists, and more recently mental health activists. This book draws on this revolutionary legacy, feminism and post-structuralism to critically examine current perceptions...

    Published December 19th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Child Abuse

    The Partners of Child Sex Offenders Tell Their Stories

    By Terry Philpot

    Understanding Child Abuse is the first book to look at women whose partners are child sex offenders. Much of the book is devoted to the voices of the women themselves, telling their stories and how they feel about the situations in which they found themselves, how they coped, and how they remade...

    Published November 19th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Reforming Child Protection

    By Bob Lonne, Nigel Parton, Jane Thomson, Maria Harries

    Child protection is one of the most high profile and challenging areas of social work, as well as one where children’s lives and family life are seen to be at stake. Vital as child protection work is, this book argues that there is a pressing need for change in the understanding and consequent...

    Published July 10th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Childhood Emotional Abuse

    Mediating and Moderating Processes Affecting Long-Term Impact

    Edited by Margaret O'Dougherty Wright

    Get the latest research on the processes underlying the long term effects of psychological and emotional abuse The effects of the emotional abuse of children are not necessarily seen immediately. Evidence shows that this type of maltreatment to be perhaps as damaging as other, more obvious forms of...

    Published April 14th 2008 by Routledge