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By Lisa A. Rapp-Paglicci,Albert R. Roberts,John S. Wodarski

A multidisciplinary staff of specialists examines violence from a resilience perspective

Violence understands no limitations. It assaults in faculties, in households, or even within the workforce-places that are supposed to be considered as secure havens. Encompassing the enormity of violence via a entire, biopsychosocial viewpoint, guide of Violence examines group, university, kin, and place of work violence, together with identity, class, prevention, and interview courses and case management.

Written via the top specialists of their fields, this groundbreaking compilation:
* stories how youngsters and kids from violent houses are detrimentally affected in a number of methods, together with brief- and long term outcomes that heavily impair their mental, social, academic, and actual development
* Explores concerns concerning the incidence of household violence in African-American households, featuring an array of theoretical formulations that could end up necessary to practitioners who needs to provider either sufferers and perpetrators
* Examines the superiority of girl juvenile delinquency and studies the literature from a sociological and perform perspective
* specializes in the present tendencies and matters surrounding adolescence gang violence,discussing id, category, and prediction as they relate to gang violence in addition to potent prevention and intervention
* Addresses the identity, type, and prediction of college violence between middle-school and high-school youth
* Covers the vast variety of instances which are categorized as "workplace violence," interpreting the variations in definition and studying the bases for the growing to be incidence of incidents

themes include:
* Violence inside households throughout the existence span
* Adolescent relationship violence
* Assessing violent behavior
* household violence in Latino cultures
* behavior sickness and substance abuse
* formative years gang violence
* university violence
* fighting office violence
* family violence within the workplace
* and lots more and plenty more

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