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Published: 09 January 2018

248 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190653026

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After the Cradle Falls

What Child Abuse Is, How We Respond To It, And What You Can Do About it

Melissa Jonson-Reid and Brett Drake

  • References popular US culture and historical folklore from multiple cultures.
  • Confronts several controversial topics, including corporal punishment and religion.
  • Presents a balanced picture of the latest research (rather than a solely critical one) to allow the reader to form their own opinion.
  • Incorporates ideas for action at the personal, professional, and policy levels.
  • Features links to documents and websites throughout for further exploration into the topic.
  • Includes rich and powerful visual illustrations, as well as a complete glossary of terms.

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