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Title The battered child / edited by Mary Edna Helfer, Ruth S. Kempe, Richard D. Krugman.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    362.76 BAT 1997    Available
Edition 5th ed. rev. and expanded.
Description xxi, 672 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Children in a world of violence : the roots of child maltreatment / Robert W. ten Bensel, Marguerite M. Rheinberger, and Samuel X. Radbill -- Culture and child maltreatment / Jill E. Korbin -- The role of economic deprivation in the social context of child maltreatment / James Garbarino -- The legal context of child abuse and neglect : balancing the rights of children and parents in a democratic society / Donald C. Bross -- Psychodynamic and biological factors in child maltreatment / Brandt F. Steele -- Communication in the therapeutic relationship : concepts, strategies, and skills / Mary Edna Helfer -- The assessment of child abuse : a primary function of child protective services / Michael W. Weber -- Family assessment / Elizabeth A.W. Seagull -- Evaluation of physical abuse / Kenneth Wayne Feldman -- Imaging in child abuse / Wilbur L. Smith -- The pathology of child abuse / Robert H. Kirschner -- Assessment of suspected child sexual abuse / David P.H. Jones -- Medical evaluation of the sexually abused child / Susan K. Reichert -- The sexual abuser / Gail Ryan -- The neglect of child neglect / Hendrika B. Cantwell -- Growth failure in infants / R. Kim Oates and Ruth S. Kempe -- Psychological maltreatment / Marla R. Brassard and David B. Hardy -- Munchausen syndrome by proxy : currency in counterfeit illness ; Unusual forms of child abuse / Donna Andrea Rosenberg -- The role of law enforcement in the investigation of child abuse and neglect / Jack R. Shepherd -- Lawyers' roles in child protection / Donald N. Duquette -- The courts and child maltreatment / Howard A. Davidson -- Alternative forms of intervention / Catherine Marneffe -- Treatment of the child and the family where child abuse or neglect has occurred / David P.H. Jones -- A developmental approach to the treatment of abused children / Ruth S. Kempe -- Further reflections on the therapy of those who maltreat children / Brandt F. Steele -- An overview of prevention of physical abuse and neglect / Anne Cohn Donnelly -- A clinical and developmental approach to prevention / Ray E. Helfer, Richard D. Krugman -- Prevention of child sexual abuse / David Finkelhor and Deborah Daro -- Child protection policy / Richard D. Krugman.
Subject Child abuse -- United States.
Child abuse -- United States -- Prevention.
Abused children -- United States.
Added Author Helfer, Mary Edna.
Kempe, Ruth S.
Krugman, Richard D., 1942-
ISBN 0226326276 (alk. paper) : $45.00
0226326233 (pbk.) : $29.00

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