Child abuse and domestic violence / Stephen Meyer.
Contributor(s): Gale Group.Material type: TextSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Information Plus reference series: Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, Copyright date: ©2015Description: 1 online resource (viii, 196 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781573026260 (electronic book).Subject(s): Child abuse -- United States | Family violence -- United States | Child abuse -- Statistics | Family violence -- Statistics | Child abuse -- Prevention | Family violence -- Prevention | Child sexual abuse | Child abuse -- Law and legislation | Family violence -- Law and legislation | Rape | StalkingAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Child abuse and domestic violence.DDC classification: 362.760973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
chapter 1. Defining child abuse and domestic violence -- chapter 2. Detecting, measuring, and preventing child abuse -- chapter 3. Causes and effects of child abuse -- chapter 4. Child sexual abuse -- chapter 5. Child abuse and the law -- chapter 6. The prevalence of domestic violence -- chapter 7. Causes, effects, and prevention of domestic violence -- chapter 8. Rape and stalking -- chapter 9. Domestic violence, law enforcement, and court responses to domestic violence.
Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.
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