The definitive guide to child abuse--updated and revised
The global problem of child abuse continues to confound those in the field of child protection. Along with information that has made the first two editions of Child Abuse:Towards a Knowledge Base bestsellers, this volume includes the most up-to-date research available from the United States, Britain, and the European Union to aid professionals in the struggle to protect children from abuse. Stressing the need to view the problem in historical, social, and political contexts, it provides key practice guidelines and initiatives to keep you on the cutting edge in the field.
You'll find a full account of developments in the field since the early 1990s, including:
". . . a well written, comprehensive and informative book."-Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare
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Brian Corby is a professor of social work studies at the University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom. He has published an extensive body of work on the subject of child abuse and child protection.
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Book Description Open University Press, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0335217648
Book Description Open University Press, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0335217648
Book Description Open University Press, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0335217648