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Child Abuse And The Social Environment

1st Edition

By George E. Fryer

Routledge

140 pages

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Paperback: 9780367160050
pub: 2020-03-30
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Description

This book examines the need to emphasize the influence of the environment in responding clinically to the needs of abusive families. It documents the utility of the ecological method, a technique appropriate to large-scale environmental study in the analysis of child maltreatment issues.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Child Protection in the U.S.: A System in Crisis 3. Rival Theories and Previous Research 4. Findings 5. Discussion of Study Results 6. Recommendations 7. Conclusion

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General