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The Resource Children, families and violence : challenges for children's rights, Katherine Covell and R. Brian Howe, (electronic resource)

Children, families and violence : challenges for children's rights, Katherine Covell and R. Brian Howe, (electronic resource)

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Children, families and violence : challenges for children's rights
Title
Children, families and violence
Title remainder
challenges for children's rights
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Covell and R. Brian Howe
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the risk factors surrounding children at risk of experiencing and perpetrating violence, and looks at the positive role that children's rights can play in their protection. The authors propose that violence in childhood is not spontaneous: that children are raised to become violent in poorly functioning families and child-unfriendly environments. They may be exposed to toxic substances in utero, to maltreatment in infancy, to domestic violence or parental criminality as they grow up. Each of these risk factors is empirically linked with the development of antisocial and aggr
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Covell, Katherine
Dewey number
323.3/52 22
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Howe, Robert Brian
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  • Children's rights
  • Violence in children
  • Family violence
Label
Children, families and violence : challenges for children's rights, Katherine Covell and R. Brian Howe, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-278) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Neurological underpinnings -- Parenting styles -- Violence in the family -- Policy interventions -- Cultural contexts -- Respecting children's rights
Control code
ocn560639581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (287 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Owing to Legal Deposit regulations this resource may only be accessed from within National Library of Scotland. For more information contact enquiries@nls.uk.
Isbn
9781846428470
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560639581
Label
Children, families and violence : challenges for children's rights, Katherine Covell and R. Brian Howe, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-278) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Neurological underpinnings -- Parenting styles -- Violence in the family -- Policy interventions -- Cultural contexts -- Respecting children's rights
Control code
ocn560639581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (287 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Owing to Legal Deposit regulations this resource may only be accessed from within National Library of Scotland. For more information contact enquiries@nls.uk.
Isbn
9781846428470
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560639581

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