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Title Violence and the prevention of violence / edited by Leonore Loeb Adler and Florence L. Denmark ; forewords by Lenore E.A. Walker and Benjamin B. Wolman
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1995


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Description xxiii, 217 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents Foreword / Lenore E. A. Walker -- Foreword / Benjamin B. Wolman -- Preface / Leonore Loeb Adler and Florence L. Denmark -- 1. Motivational Approach to Violent Behavior: A Cross-Cultural Perspective / Sergei V. Tsytsarev and Charles V. Callahan -- 2. Machismo Values and Violence in America: An Empirical Study / Robert S. Lee -- 3. Assessment of Attitudes toward Terrorism / Harold Takooshian and William M. Verdi -- 4. Violent Youth: Reflections on Contemporary Child-rearing Practices in the United States as an Antecedent Cause / June F. Chisholm -- 5. Trauma in Children's Lives: Issues and Treatment / Jack L. Herman, Barbara A. Mowder, Linda Moy and Linda Sadler -- 6. Incest: The Most Personal Violence / Dan Meyer -- 7. Violence in the Schools / Joseph O'Donoghue -- 8. Juvenile Violence and the Death Penalty / Joan M. Reidy Merlo -- 9. Male Violence against Women: A Global Health and Development Issue / Nancy Felipe Russo, Mary P. Koss and Lisa Goodman
10. Domestic Violence and Its Prevention / Herbert H. Krauss and Beatrice J. Krauss -- 11. Gender Stereotypes and the Problem of Marital Violence / Gwendolyn L. Gerber -- 12. Women and Crime / Barbara Cowen -- 13. Prevention of Family Violence for the Female Alcoholic / Jean Cirillo -- 14. Elder Violence (Maltreatment) in Domestic Settings: Some Theory and Research / Margot B. Nadien -- Epilogue: Traditional Buddhist Ladakh - A Society at Peace / Uwe P. Gielen
Analysis Violence
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Family violence -- Prevention.
Family violence.
Violence -- Prevention.
Author Adler, Leonore Loeb.
Denmark, Florence.
LC no. 94028007
ISBN 0275948730 (alk. paper)