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By Claire M. Renzetti,Jeffrey L. Edleson

"From assisted suicide and batter ladies to human trafficking and intercourse offenders, this consultant offers an exceptional evaluation of the kingdom study on interpersonal violence. This set is very prompt for educational libraries."
—John R. M. Lawrence

Interpersonal violence is habit that deliberately threatens, makes an attempt, or really inflicts damage on one other. This violence invades either the private and non-private spheres of our lives; again and again in unforeseen and scary methods. Interpersonal violence is an issue that folks may possibly event at any element throughout the lifestyles span—even prior to beginning. Interpersonal violence is skilled not just in the course of the lifestyles direction but additionally as an international challenge within the type of warfare, genocide, terrorism, and rape of girls as a weapon of war.

The Encyclopedia of Interpersonal Violence offers actual, research-supported info to elucidate serious concerns and train the general public approximately varied types of interpersonal violence, their prevalence and incidence, theoretical reasons, public coverage projects, and prevention and intervention innovations. those volumes include greater than 500 available, jargon-fee entries written via specialists and supply cross-references to comparable entries, in addition to instructed readings for additional information.

Key Features

  • Defines key thoughts and explains theoretical rules in actual fact and succinctly
  • Provides information on present info units, nearby and nationwide agencies focusing on numerous dimensions of interpersonal violence, and correct net sites
  • Serves as a short reference advisor to definitions, information, theories, rules, and prevention and intervention programs
  • Discusses obstacle with interpersonal violence as an issue around the existence span and throughout cultures
  • Addresses careers within the many fields of interpersonal violence

Key Themes

  • Children and Youth
  • Civil and legal felony Systems
  • Interpersonal Violence—General
  • Intervention and Prevention Programs
  • Legislation
  • Organizations and Agencies
  • Racial/Ethnic and Cross-Cultural Issues
  • Research equipment and information assortment Instruments
  • Sexual Violence and Abuse
  • Syndromes, problems, and different psychological overall healthiness Issues
  • Theories and Theoretical Perspectives
  • Violence among Intimates/Family Violence

The Encyclopedia of Interpersonal Violence is designed for participants of most of the people who're attracted to studying extra approximately numerous points of the matter of interpersonal violence, making it vital source for educational and public libraries. 

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