The Resource Children in a violent society, edited by Joy D. Osofsky ; foreword by Peter Scharf

Children in a violent society, edited by Joy D. Osofsky ; foreword by Peter Scharf

Label
Children in a violent society
Title
Children in a violent society
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joy D. Osofsky ; foreword by Peter Scharf
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Emphasizing the need for early intervention and prevention, this timely book examines the impact of violence exposure on children and youth, discusses several existing programs, and proposes new approaches to the problem." "Recommending crucial steps to stem the tide of violence and enhance the safety of future generations, this volume will be of interest to mental health practitioners, developmental researchers, sociologists, educators, law enforcement personnel, and policy makers."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ784.V55
LC item number
C448 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WS 105.5 .E9
NLM item number
C536 1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Osofsky, Joy D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children and violence
  • Children
  • Children
  • City children
  • Victims of crimes
  • Enfants et violence
  • Enfants, Crimes contre les
  • Enfants, Crimes contre les
  • Enfants en milieu urbain
  • Victimes d'actes criminels, Services aux
  • Violence
  • Violence
  • Psychologie infantile
  • Violence
  • Victimes de crimes
  • Maltraitance des enfants
  • Mass-médias
  • Santé en zone urbaine
  • Nourrisson
  • Enfant
  • Children and violence
  • Children
  • Children
  • City children
  • Victims of crimes
  • Jeugd
  • Geweld
  • Slachtoffers
  • Kinderen
  • Bescherming
  • Enfants et violence
  • Enfants
  • Enfants
  • Enfants en milieu urbain
  • Violence
  • Psychology, Child
  • Crime Victims
  • Child Abuse
  • Mass Media
  • Urban Health
  • United States
Label
Children in a violent society, edited by Joy D. Osofsky ; foreword by Peter Scharf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Scope of the problem. Children and youth violence: an overview of the issue / Joy D. Osofsky -- Exposure and response to community violence among children and adolescents / Esther J. Jenkins, Carl C. Bell -- What children can tell us about living in a war zone / James Garbarino, Kathleen Kostelny -- Firearm injuries affecting U.S. children and adolescents / Katherine Kaufer Christoffel -- Media violence and youth / John P. Murray -- The experience and effects of violence in infancy / Charles H. Zeanah, Michael S. Scheeringa -- Incubated in terror: neurodevelopmental factors in the "cycle of violence" / Bruce Perry -- The development of violence and crime as it relates to security of attachment / Peter Fonagy, Mary Target, Miriam Steele, Howard Steele -- II. Prevention and intervention programs for children and families exposed to violence. Interventions with parents and caregivers of children who are exposed to violence / Betsy McAlister Groves, Barry Zuckerman -- Experiencing violence in a developmental context / Steven Marans, Anne Adelman -- The trauma/grief-focused group psychotherapy module of an elementary school-based violence prevention/intervention program / Lisa Murphy, Robert S. Pynoos, C. Boyd James -- The Violence Intervention Project for Children and Families / Joy D. Osofsky -- Perceptions of violence: children, parents, and police officers / Ana C. Fick, Joy D. Osofsky, Marva L. Lewis -- Violent cities, violent streets: children draw their neighborhoods / Marva L. Lewis, Joy D. Osofsky -- Cops and kids: issues for community policing / Pamela Jenkins, Ruth Seydlitz, Joy D. Osofsky, Ana C. Fick -- Prevention and policy: directions for the future / Joy D. Osofsky
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 338 pages
Isbn
9781572301832
Lccn
97001893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36438764
  • (OCoLC)ocm36438764
Label
Children in a violent society, edited by Joy D. Osofsky ; foreword by Peter Scharf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Scope of the problem. Children and youth violence: an overview of the issue / Joy D. Osofsky -- Exposure and response to community violence among children and adolescents / Esther J. Jenkins, Carl C. Bell -- What children can tell us about living in a war zone / James Garbarino, Kathleen Kostelny -- Firearm injuries affecting U.S. children and adolescents / Katherine Kaufer Christoffel -- Media violence and youth / John P. Murray -- The experience and effects of violence in infancy / Charles H. Zeanah, Michael S. Scheeringa -- Incubated in terror: neurodevelopmental factors in the "cycle of violence" / Bruce Perry -- The development of violence and crime as it relates to security of attachment / Peter Fonagy, Mary Target, Miriam Steele, Howard Steele -- II. Prevention and intervention programs for children and families exposed to violence. Interventions with parents and caregivers of children who are exposed to violence / Betsy McAlister Groves, Barry Zuckerman -- Experiencing violence in a developmental context / Steven Marans, Anne Adelman -- The trauma/grief-focused group psychotherapy module of an elementary school-based violence prevention/intervention program / Lisa Murphy, Robert S. Pynoos, C. Boyd James -- The Violence Intervention Project for Children and Families / Joy D. Osofsky -- Perceptions of violence: children, parents, and police officers / Ana C. Fick, Joy D. Osofsky, Marva L. Lewis -- Violent cities, violent streets: children draw their neighborhoods / Marva L. Lewis, Joy D. Osofsky -- Cops and kids: issues for community policing / Pamela Jenkins, Ruth Seydlitz, Joy D. Osofsky, Ana C. Fick -- Prevention and policy: directions for the future / Joy D. Osofsky
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 338 pages
Isbn
9781572301832
Lccn
97001893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36438764
  • (OCoLC)ocm36438764

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