The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Interviews | September 2, 2014

Jill Owens: IMG David Mitchell: The Powells.com Interview



David MitchellDavid Mitchell's newest mind-bending, time-skipping novel may be his most accomplished work yet. Written in six sections, one per decade, The Bone... Continue »
  1. $21.00 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The Bone Clocks

    David Mitchell 9781400065677

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$93.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse Psychology- Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders

More copies of this ISBN

Child Maltreatment: Theory & Research on the Causes & Consequences of Child Abuse & Neglect

by

Child Maltreatment: Theory & Research on the Causes & Consequences of Child Abuse & Neglect Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This important new volume provides a comprehensive account of the causes and consequences of child maltreatment from a developmental perspective.

Synopsis:

Over forty contributors, including highly regarded researchers in the field, present the most recent findings on the impact of abuse and neglect on cognitive, linguistic, social and emotional development in children.

Table of Contents

Preface; Part I. History And Denfinition: 1. Definitional issues in child maltreatment; 2. Physical child abuse in America: past, present, and future; 3. Pediatrics and child abuse; 4. Sexual abuse of children: causes and consequences; 5. The intergenerational transmission of child abuse; Part II. Parental And Contextual Influences On Maltreatment: 6. Lessons from child abuse: the determinants of parenting; 7. The antecedents of maltreatment: results of the Mother-Child Interaction Research Project; 8. Parental attributions as moderators of affective communication to children at risk for physical abuse; 9. Perceived similarities and disagreements about childrearing practices in abusive and nonabusive families; 10. Cognitive foundations for parental care; 11. Intergenerational continuities and discontinuities in serious parenting difficulties; 12. The construct of empathy and the phenomenon of physical maltreatment of children; Part III. The Developmental Consequences Of Child Maltreatment: 13. How research on child maltreatment has informed the study of child development: perspectives from developmental psychopathology; 14. Child maltreatment and attachment theory; 15. Patterns of maternal behaviour among infants at risk for abuse: relations with infant attachment behaviour and infant development at 12 months of age; 16. Finding order in disorganization: lessons from research on maltreated infants' attachments to their caregivers; 17. Peer relations in maltreated children; 18. The effects of maltreatment on development during early childhood: recent studies and their theoretical, clinical and policy implications; 19. Social cognition in maltreated children; 20. The effects of maltreatment on the development of young children; 21. Troubled youth, troubled families: the dynamics of adolescent maltreatment; 22. Child abuse, delinquency, and violent criminality; 23. The prevention of maltreatment; Name index; Subject index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521379694
Editor:
Cicchetti, Dante
Editor:
Carlson, Vicki K.
Editor:
Cicchetti, Dante
Editor:
Dante, Cicchetti
Editor:
Carlson, Vicki K.
Author:
Carlson, Vicki
Author:
Cicchetti, Dante
Author:
Carlson, Vicki K.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Pediatrics
Subject:
Mental Illness
Subject:
Child abuse
Subject:
Child abuse Child abuse
Subject:
Psychology : General
Subject:
Psychology - Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20051031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
816
Dimensions:
6.14x9.21x1.59 in. 2.47 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Arthur Rackham Fairy Book Used Hardcover $6.95
  2. Conversations with Joseph Brodsky: A... Used Hardcover $9.95
  3. Growing Gourmet & Medicinal Mushrooms Sale Trade Paper $29.98
  4. Child & the Book a Psychological & Liter Used Trade Paper $9.95
  5. War Diaries of U-764: Fact or Fiction? Used Trade Paper $5.95
  6. Come Hither: A Commonsense Guide to... Used Trade Paper $7.50

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Abuse » Domestic Violence
Health and Self-Help » Abuse » Professional Reference
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Medical Specialties
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » General
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders
History and Social Science » Linguistics » Specific Languages and Groups
Humanities » Philosophy » General
Reference » Words Phrases and Language

Child Maltreatment: Theory & Research on the Causes & Consequences of Child Abuse & Neglect New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$93.95 In Stock
Product details 816 pages Cambridge University Press - English 9780521379694 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Over forty contributors, including highly regarded researchers in the field, present the most recent findings on the impact of abuse and neglect on cognitive, linguistic, social and emotional development in children.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.