Journals Higher Education



05 November 2010

208 Pages | 13 line-cuts

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195369595

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Violence in Context

Current Evidence on Risk, Protection, and Prevention

Edited by Todd I. Herrenkohl, Eugene Aisenberg, James Herbert Williams, and Jeffrey M. Jenson

Interpersonal Violence

  • Offers a broad and interdisciplinary view of violence
  • Critically reviews concepts and definitions related to violence across settings
  • Focuses on the causes and consequences of violence with integrated review of research studies
  • Discusses theories of socialization and systems related to gender and ethnic differences in violence
  • Presents key findings on resilience
  • Synthesizes efficacious prevention programs

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