Violence in America

Violence in America

Coping With Drugs, Distressed Families, Inadequate Schooling, and Acts of Hate

Book - 1997
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Baker & Taylor
Analyzes the causes and effects of violent behavior and offers practical suggestions for coping with and curtailing violence

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Flannery (Harvard Medical School) reviews research on risk factors that contribute to violence, and outlines current, successful coping strategies and programs for containing and curtailing violent behavior. He notes that he has endeavored to choose the most robust theories, research findings, and intervention approaches. He includes a contact list of organizations devoted to reducing violence. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Continuum, 1997
ISBN: 9780826410023
Characteristics: 167 p. ; 24 cm


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