Franklin: Record - Confronting violence : answering questions about the epidemic destroying america's homes and communities / George A. Gellert ; forewords by Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Frank Keating.

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Confronting violence : answering questions about the epidemic destroying america's homes and communities / George A. Gellert ; forewords by Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Frank Keating.

Author/Creator:
Gellert, George A., 1958-
Edition:
3rd ed.
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : American Public Health Association Press, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xxx, 439 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Violence -- United States.
Violence -- United States -- Prevention.
Violent crimes -- United States.
Violent crimes -- United States -- Prevention.
Contents:
Determinants of violence : is America more violent than other societies?
Physical and emotional abuse of children
Sexual abuse of children
Youth and school violence
Bullying : not just kids' stuff
Spouse abuse, domestic, and intimate partner violence
Rape and sexual assault of adults.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Harry E. Humphreys Book Fund.
Contributor:
Harry E. Humphreys Book Fund.
ISBN:
0875531962
9780875531960
Publisher no.:
99948572183
Web link:
The Harry E. Humphreys Book Fund Home Page
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