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The Drama of the Gifted Child: The Search for the True Self
The Drama of the Gifted Child: The Search for the True Self
by Alice Miller
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Why are many of the most successful people plagued by feelings of emptiness and alienation? This wise and profound book has provided thousands of readers with an answer—and has helped them to apply it to their own lives.Far too many of us had to... (read more)

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Ghosts from the Nursery: Tracing the Roots of Violence
Ghosts from the Nursery: Tracing the Roots of Violence
by Robin Karr Morse
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This new, revised edition incorporates significant advances in neurobiological research over the past decade, and includes a new introduction by Dr. Vincent J. Felitti, a leading researcher in the field. When Ghosts from the Nursery: Tracing the Roots of... (read more)

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Breaking the Cycle of Abuse (04 Edition)
Breaking the Cycle of Abuse (04 Edition)
by Engel
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If you were emotionally, physically, or sexually abused as a child or adolescent, or if you experienced neglect or abandonment, it isn't a question of whether you will continue the cycle of abuse or neglect but rather a question of how—whether you... (read more)

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Thou Shalt Not Be Aware: Society's Betrayal of the Child
Thou Shalt Not Be Aware: Society's Betrayal of the Child
by Alice Miller
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This groundbreaking classic of child-rearing, originally published in 1984, exploded Freud's notions of "infantile sexuality" and helped bring to the world's attention the brutal reality of child abuse.... (read more)

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Domestic Violence : Casebook (05 Edition)
Domestic Violence : Casebook (05 Edition)
by Jerry Johnson
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Each title in the Allyn & Bacon Johnson & Grant Casebook Series presents three to four in-depth cases in a different topic area, prefaced by an introduction to generalist social work practice. Allyn & Bacon Casebook Series for Domestic... (read more)

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Understanding Child Abuse and Neglect (7TH 08 - Old Edition)
Understanding Child Abuse and Neglect (7TH 08 - Old Edition)
by Cynthia Crosson-tower
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Understanding Child Abuse and Neglect Seventh Edition Cynthia Crosson-Tower   Basic Approach: This best-selling text offers a comprehensive look at child maltreatment, incorporating history, case vignettes, and the author's own experience as a... (read more)

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Understanding Child Maltreatment (05 Edition)
Understanding Child Maltreatment (05 Edition)
by Maria Scannapieco
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This framework fully considers risk and protective factors and their relationship to individuals, families, and environmental elements, presenting a much-needed perspective for today's child protective services workers. Understanding Child Maltreatment... (read more)

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Effects of Child Abuse and Neglect : Issues and Research (91 Edition)
Effects of Child Abuse and Neglect : Issues and Research (91 Edition)
by Raymond H. (ed.) Starr
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It is now commonly recognized that child abuse and neglect can be fully understood only through the use of longitudinal research methods--difficult, expensive, and time-consuming though their application may be. This book reviews the findings from... (read more)

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Child Abuse Trauma (92 Edition)
Child Abuse Trauma (92 Edition)
by John N. Briere
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This book is the best this practitioner has seen for its practical definitions and concrete suggestions. At the same time, it reviews what research there is and notes the many areas in need of further study. . . . The controversial use of hypnosis for... (read more)

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Domestic Violence At Margins (05 Edition)
Domestic Violence At Margins (05 Edition)
by Natalie J. (ed.) Sokoloff
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"This is a thoughtful and scholarly addition to the unfortunately scarce literature on domestic violence and oppression in all its forms."—Jacquelyn C. Campbell, Anna D. Wolf Chair, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing "An... (read more)

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Threatened Children : Rhetoric and Concern About Child-victims (90 Edition)
Threatened Children : Rhetoric and Concern About Child-victims (90 Edition)
by Joel Best
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Child abuse, incest, child molestation, Halloween sadism, child pornography: although clearly not new problems, they have attracted more attention than ever before. Threatened Children asks why. Joel Best analyzes the rhetorical tools used by child... (read more)

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Online Learning
Online Learning
by Nada Dabbagh
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"...its major strength is that it coordinates research with practical concerns about online learning in a systematic way." — David VanEsselstyn, Ph.D., Long Island University, C. W. Post Campus "The ...text provides more in-depth coverage of online... (read more)

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Child Maltreatment (3RD 12 Edition)
Child Maltreatment (3RD 12 Edition)
by Cindy L. Miller-perrin
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Child Maltreatment, Third Edition, by Cindy Miller-Perrin and Robin Perrin, is a thoroughly updated new edition of the first textbook for undergraduate students and beginning graduate students in this field. The text is designed to provide a... (read more)

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Tender Mercies : Inside the World of a Child Abuse Investigator (Rev 98 Edition)
Tender Mercies : Inside the World of a Child Abuse Investigator (Rev 98 Edition)
by Keith N. Richards
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This first-person, emotional account of a child protective services worker in New York State gives the reader an intimate look at all aspects of handling child abuse cases: interviewing parents, talking to abused children removed from their parents' care,... (read more)

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Betrayal Trauma : the Logic of Forgetting Childhood Abuse (96 Edition)
Betrayal Trauma : the Logic of Forgetting Childhood Abuse (96 Edition)
by Jennifer Freyd
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1997 Distinguished Publication Award, Association for Women in... (read more)

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Preventing Child Maltreatment (09 Edition)
Preventing Child Maltreatment (09 Edition)
by Kenneth A. Dodge
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Many child abuse prevention programs have targeted factors within the family, such as parenting skills. This book describes the next wave of prevention: the promotion of safer, healthier childrearing environments in entire communities. The contributors... (read more)

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Protecting Our Children Protecting Our Children: Understanding and Preventing Abuse and Neglect in Early Chilunderstanding and Preventing Abuse and Ne
Protecting Our Children Protecting Our Children: Understanding and Preventing Abuse and Neglect in Early Chilunderstanding and Preventing Abuse and Ne
by Sharon Hirschy
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This text is appropriate for all "Issues in early childhood education" courses as well as "child abuse and prevention courses" in an ECE (Early Childhood Education) program. Some states such as Texas, Illinois, and North Carolina require this course to... (read more)

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Nobody's Children : Abuse and Neglect, Foster Drift, and the Adoption Alternative (99 Edition)
Nobody's Children : Abuse and Neglect, Foster Drift, and the Adoption Alternative (99 Edition)
by Elizabeth Bartholet
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Elizabeth Bartholet is a professor at Harvard Law School. Her first book, Family Bonds: Adoption, Infertility, and the New World of Child Reproduction, was called "brilliant . . . an intelligent and passionate exploration of the legal, racial, and... (read more)

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Recognizing Child Abuse: A Guide for the Concerned
Recognizing Child Abuse: A Guide for the Concerned
by Douglas J Besharov
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Listing the steps that have been endorsed by district attorneys and prosecutors, this concise guide explains both responsibilities and legal liabilities in identifying and reporting possible child abuse. Illustrations, charts, and appendices.... (read more)

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Child Abuse and Neglect : Multidisciplinary Approaches (01 Edition)
Child Abuse and Neglect : Multidisciplinary Approaches (01 Edition)
by Mark A. Winton
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This book offers a clear and concise summary of the current issues in the child abuse and neglect field. Examining the major theories used to explain child abuse and neglect, this book explores cultural diversity issues, definitions of abuse... (read more)

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