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Book Info: Paperback, 338 pages Original Title: Children in a Violent Society
Children in a Violent Society
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Book's Category: "Psychology" Format: ePub, TXT, PDF, DOC, iBook, MOBI, DJVU, RTF, FB2
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Language of Ebook: English
Book Tags: Psychology Published: August 10th 1998 by The Guilford Press (first published March 28th 1997)

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Today's children are bombarded with images of violence in cartoons, news reports, television shows, computer games, movies, and other media. In growing numbers, they are also exposed to real-life violence in their own homes and communities--as witnesses, victims, and, increasingly, perpetrators. Emphasizing the need for early intervention and prevention, this timely book d Today's children are bombarded with images of violence in cartoons, news reports, television shows, computer games, movies, and other media. In growing numbers, they are also exposed to real-life violence in their own homes and communities--as witnesses, victims, and, increasingly, perpetrators. Emphasizing the need for early intervention and prevention, this timely book details the incidence and scope of the violence epidemic and examines the developmental impact of violence on children. Contributors describe several exemplary prevention and intervention programs currently in place around the country and propose a range of educational and policy initiatives.

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