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  • Beware the Masherby Kerry Segrave

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 39.95

    This book examines the history of sexual harassment in America's public places, such as on the streets and on public transit vehicles, in the period 1880 to 1930. Such behavior was referred to then as mashing with the harasser most commonly being called a masher. It began around 1880 as a response to the women's movement as females in America... more...

  • Violence in Gay and Lesbian Domestic Partnershipsby Claire M Renzetti; Charles H Miley

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 36.95

    Violence in Gay and Lesbian Domestic Partnerships provides a comprehensive analysis of same-sex domestic violence, addressing the major theoretical and treatment issues for both its victims and perpetrators. Its contents raise awareness among social service providers, of the problem of same-sex domestic violence and emphasize the need for special services... more...

  • Aging and Preventionby Robert E Hess

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.00

    Renowned specialists on aging explore the meaning of prevention and provide practical information about programs and services for the elderly. Interesting chapters focus on the prevention of long-term care institutionalization, alternative health delivery systems, informal support networks, and the prevention of domestic neglect and abuse of elderly... more...

  • Child Trauma Handbookby Ricky Greenwald

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 55.95

    Finally?an accessible guide that teaches the step-by-step processes of treatment! The Child Trauma Handbook is a comprehensive plain-language guide to treating trauma-exposed children and adolescents and those with trauma or loss-related issues. This no-nonsense manual helps the reader understand how and why kids? behaviors can be related to their... more...

  • Sexual Abuse in Residential Treatmentby Wander Braga; Mat Raymond Schimmer

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 105.00

    Sexual Abuse in Residential Treatment provides comprehensive information on behavioral manifestations of sexual abuse in residential settings and the safety and developmental needs, staff training, and management strategies necessary to protect both residents and staff. Chapters containing vivid case studies that describe problematic episodes, discussions... more...

  • The Healthy Families America Initiativeby Joseph Galano

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 53.95

    Child abuse and neglect are social and public health problems that need to be addressed by strong policies and dynamic initiatives that show quantifiable results. The Healthy Families America® Initiative: Integrating Research, Theory and Practice is the most up-to-date examination of the home visitation program aimed at preventing child abuse and... more...

  • Sexual Assault in the Militaryby Cheryl Lawhorne-Scott; Don Philpott; Jeff Scott

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 37.99

    Sexual assault and harassment in the military have been a critical issue for years. Here, Cheryl Lawhorne-Scott and Don Philpott look at problems, potential solutions, and methods for addressing the subject, for both the victims, the families, and the assailants. Information from scores of sources and resources in the public domain have been compiled... more...

  • Assessing Child Maltreatment Reportsby Jerome Beker; Michael Robin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    This seminal book in the literature of child protective services stimulates critical thinking and informed discussion for those professionals and educators concerned with the quality of children?s protective services. The first book of its kind to present scholarly reports on false allegations, Assessing Child Maltreatment Reports tackles the age-old... more...

  • The Family Friendby Matt Lowe

    Ebury Publishing 2014; US$ 10.17

    Matt Lowe's childhood was outwardly idyllic. He was part of a large, loving family and lived comfortably on the Norfolk coast. Yet, unnoticed by his parents and peers, he was being abused by a young man who had been welcomed into the family fold...in the guise of the perfect family friend. Jeremy was intelligent, artistic and fantastic... more...

  • Practising Critical Reflection to Develop Emancipatory Changeby Christine Morley

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95

    By reshaping ideas that have previously been considered as predominantly theoretical and abstract, Morley’s work provides an innovative framework that enables social work and human services practitioners to find hope, agency and practical strategies to work towards change, despite operating in contexts that appear immutably oppressive. more...