Journals Higher Education



25 April 2009

432 Pages | 22 line figs.; 1 color plate

ISBN: 9780199543533

Bookseller Code (05)

The Neurobiological Basis of Violence

Science and Rehabilitation

Edited by Sheilagh Hodgins, Essi Viding, and Anna Plodowski

  • Covers a range of topics from basic neuroscience to treatment and prevention, providing a wide overview of knowledge about the causes of violent offending, effective rehabilitation, and prevention
  • Opens with a foreword by Sir Michael Rutter, setting the scence and helping the reader understand the context of each topic and chapter and the links across chapters
  • Translational in approach, demonstrating how basic neuroscience research can be integrated into clinical practice, helping to develop much more effective interventions for the prevention and treatment of violent offending

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