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Child abuse, Bryan J. Grapes, book editor

Label
Child abuse
Title
Child abuse
Statement of responsibility
Bryan J. Grapes, book editor
Title variation
Current controversies
Title variation remainder
child abuse
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.76/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6626.52
LC item number
.C543 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Current controversies
Child abuse, Bryan J. Grapes, book editor
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Child abuse, Bryan J. Grapes, book editor
Publication
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Titles only (authors' names omitted): Is child abuse a serious problem? Yes : child abuse is a serious problem (The incidence of child abuse is increasing -- Child sexual abuse is a widespread problem -- Child abuse fatalities are undercounted) -- No : child abuse is not a serious problem (The prevalence of child abuse is exaggerated -- False allegations of child sexual abuse are a serious problem)
  • What causes child abuse? (Substance abuse is responsible for child abuse -- Family preservation laws put children at risk for abuse -- The foster cares system exposes children to abuse -- Parental cohabitation exposes children to a greater risk of abuse -- Poverty causes child abuse -- A parental history of abuse is a major risk factor in child abuse) -- How can society respond to child abuse? (Accurate reporting methods are needed to combat child abuse -- Parents should be licensed -- Parental licensure is dangerous -- Family preservation laws must be reformed -- The adoption of abused children must be made easier -- Substance-abuse treatment must be made available to abusive parents)
  • Will changes in the criminal justice system help prevent child sexual abuse? Yes : changes in the criminal justice system will help prevent child sexual abuse (Community notification laws protect children from child molesters -- Civil commitment laws will reduce child sex abuse -- Child molesters should be castrated) -- No : changes in the criminal justice system will not help prevent child sexual abuse (Civil commitment laws are dangerous -- Castration will not prevent child molestation) -- Organizations to contact
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780737706796
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2001023407
System control number
ocm45951663

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