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Serious violence

Keith D. Harries

Serious violence

patternsof homicide and assault in America

by Keith D. Harries

  • 353 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violent crimes -- United States.,
  • Violent crimes -- United States -- Prevention.,
  • Homicide -- United States.,
  • Assault and battery -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-214) and index.

    Statementby Keith D. Harries..
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6789
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21371275M
    ISBN 100398056927

      Includes bibliographical references and index Domestic violence is a serious problem / Denise Kindschi Gosselin -- Domestic violence is not a serious problem / Charles E. Corry -- Domestic violence against men is a serious problem / Tara Rempel -- Domestic violence against men is exaggerated / Christine Wicker -- Domestic violence is a serious problem for Pages:   A small number of disturbed children may commit extreme violence, like the killers of James Bulger, but they can be helped, write Renuka Jeyarajah Dent and Ann HagellAuthor: Guardian Staff.

    Serious violence is part of a lifestyle that includes drugs, guns, precocious sex, and other risky behaviors. Youths involved in serious violence often commit many other types of crimes and exhibit other problem behaviors, presenting a serious challenge to intervention efforts. Successful interventions must confront not only the violent.   The book looks at rape, verbal aggression, domestic cruelty and other kinds of violence, and clearly shows the consequences for women. But it also outlines women’s legal rights, alongside the thought-provoking images.

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