Social Work: Violence and Abuse

  • Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children: Development, Adversity’s Impacts, and Methods of Intervention book cover

    Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children

    Development, Adversity’s Impacts, and Methods of Intervention, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Nader

    Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children is a developmentally oriented book rich with findings related to child development, the impact of trauma on development and functioning, and interventions directed at treating reactions to trauma. Aspects of attachment and parenting…

    Paperback – 2019-08-09 
    Routledge

  • Understanding the Paradox of Surviving Childhood Trauma: Techniques and Tools for Working with Suicidality and Dissociation book cover

    Understanding the Paradox of Surviving Childhood Trauma

    Techniques and Tools for Working with Suicidality and Dissociation, 1st Edition

    By Joanne Zucchetto, Simone Jacobs, Ly Vick Johnson

    Understanding the Paradox of Surviving Childhood Trauma offers clinicians a new framework for understanding the symptoms and coping mechanisms displayed by survivors of childhood abuse. This approach considers how characteristics such as suicidality, self-harm, persistent depression, and anxiety…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29 
    Routledge

  • Clinard and Quinney's Criminal Behavior Systems: A Revised Edition book cover

    Clinard and Quinney's Criminal Behavior Systems

    A Revised Edition, 4th Edition

    By A. Javier Treviño

    An important classic, familiar to virtually all criminologists, Clinard and Quinney’s Criminal Behavior Systems: A Revised Edition begins with a discussion of the construction of types of crime and then formulates and utilizes a useful typology of criminal behavior systems. It classifies crime into…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Domestic and Family Violence: A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice book cover

    Domestic and Family Violence

    A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge

  • Deviance Among Physicians: Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe book cover

    Deviance Among Physicians

    Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe, 1st Edition

    By Christina Policastro, Natasha N. Johnson, Thaddeus L. Johnson

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of fraudulent behaviors committed within the medical profession, responding to a growing number of concerns regarding deviant actions such as physically and sexually abusive behaviors, fabricating medical findings and records, and taking advantage of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge

  • Victim Support and the Welfare State book cover

    Victim Support and the Welfare State

    1st Edition

    By Carina Gallo, Kerstin Svensson

    This book provides a rich analysis of the history of Swedish victim support. With the majority research on victim support centering on the Anglosphere, this book offers a unique case study for considering the role of the victim in the criminal justice system. While Sweden has enacted many laws to…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Pacific Social Work: Navigating Practice, Policy and Research book cover

    Pacific Social Work

    Navigating Practice, Policy and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jioji Ravulo, Tracie Mafile'o, Donald Bruce Yeates

    As a region, the Pacific is changing rapidly. This edited collection, the first of its kind, centres Pacific-Indigenous ways of knowing, doing and being in Pacific social work. In so doing, the authors decolonise the dominant western rhetoric that is evident in contemporary social work practice in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Intimate Partner Violence: New Perspectives in Research and Practice book cover

    Intimate Partner Violence

    New Perspectives in Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Bates, Julie C. Taylor

    Since the 1970s the issue of intimate partner violence (IPV) has been explained through the patriarchal desire of men to control and dominate women, but this gendered perspective limits both our understanding of IPV and its treatment. Intimate Partner Violence: New Perspectives in Research and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge

  • Execution by Family: A Theory of Honor Violence book cover

    Execution by Family

    A Theory of Honor Violence, 1st Edition

    By Mark Cooney

    Across many parts of the world, violence inflicted in the name of family honor is attracting an increasing amount of attention. Family honor violence, otherwise known as honor-based violence, is physical force inflicted primarily on women for conduct defined as dishonorable. This book explores…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Yoga for Trauma Recovery: Theory, Philosophy, and Practice book cover

    Yoga for Trauma Recovery

    Theory, Philosophy, and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Danylchuk

    Yoga for Trauma Recovery outlines best practices for the growing body of professionals trained in both yoga and psychotherapy and addresses the theoretical foundations that tie the two fields. Chapters show how understanding the safe and effective integration of trauma-informed yoga and somatic…

    Paperback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Older People

    1st Edition

    By Hannah Bows

    Research on sexual violence has been a growing area of academic study since the 1970s. However, the focus of these efforts has centred on younger women, leaving older women largely ignored in research. This book presents data from the first UK study to examine the extent, nature and impacts of…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing: Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes book cover

    Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing

    Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Rimonda Maroun

    While there is extensive research published concerning juvenile justice and sentencing, most of the research focuses on individual and extra-legal factors, such as age, race, and gender, with scant attention paid to the impact of macro-level factors. This book assesses how a specific contextual…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Juvenile Justice and Delinquency

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