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What works in reducing adolescent violence

Patrick H. Tolan

What works in reducing adolescent violence

an empirical review of the field

by Patrick H. Tolan

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Published by Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence, Institute for Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder in Boulder, CO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence in children -- Prevention.,
  • Adolescent psychotherapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Patrick Tolan and Nancy Guerra.
    ContributionsGuerra, Nancy., University of Colorado, Boulder. Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ784.V55 T65 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p. :
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL936396M
    LC Control Number95620037
    OCLC/WorldCa31359012

    Book Description. Adolescent violence and abuse towards parents is increasingly recognised as a global problem. Inverting how we normally understand power to operate in abusive relationships, it involves actors who cannot easily be categorised as victims or perpetrators, and often impacts families who are experiencing multiple stressors and hardships and may be . In , the World Health Assembly declared violence a major public health issue. To follow up on this resolution, on Oct 3 this year, WHO released the first World Report on Violence and Health. The report analyses different types of violence including child abuse and neglect, youth violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, elder abuse, self-directed violence, and Cited by:

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