11 edition of Violence among us found in the catalog.
Violence among us
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|Statement||Brenda Branson, Paula J. Silva ; foreword by Tim Clinton.|
|Contributions||Silva, Paula J.|
|LC Classifications||BV4438.5 .B73 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2007002846|
Indian American Lawyer Authors Book on Domestic Violence Among South Asians in US. Although there has been no national studies on Indian and south Asian women facing domestic violence in the US, there are reasons to believe that this is a growing problem, Peshawaria said. In this ambitious book that ranges across the Great Basin, Blackhawk places Native peoples at the center of a dynamic story as he chronicles two centuries of Indian and imperial history that shaped the American West. This book is a passionate reminder of the high costs that the making of American history occasioned for many indigenous peoples.
Among the Thugs: The Experience, and the Seduction, of Crowd Violence is a work of journalism by American writer Bill Buford documenting football hooliganism in the United Kingdom.. Buford, who lived in the UK at the time, became interested in crowd hooliganism when, on his way home from Cardiff in he boarded a train that was commandeered by supporters coming from a football match. Violence and Maltreatment in Intimate Relationships provides current and complete coverage of physical, sexual, and psychological abuse that occurs within intimate relationships. Authors Cindy L. Miller-Perrin and Robin D. Perrin, co-authors of SAGE’s best-selling Family Violence Across the Life, Third Edition, have created a streamlined organizational framework in Violence and Maltreatment.
Gender-based violence affects every society in the world, and represents a significant impediment to development. Anyone can be a victim of violence on the grounds of their gender identity, but it is predominantly women and girls whose lives are limited by its effects. This volume explores and discusses the wide variety of forms that gender-based violence can take, including violence that. Ecological studies currently provide contradictory evidence on violence and firearms ownership. For example, in the United States, suicide appears to be positively associated with rates of firearms ownership, but homicide is not. In contrast, in comparisons among countries, the association between.
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Violence Among Us offers practical help in identifying abusive situations; strategic counseling tips; case studies and models of effective ministry to both the victim and the perpetrator.
It has resource lists which include domestic violence hotlines and shelters, faith-based organizations, abuser treatment programs, and information on legal and safety issues/5.
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Domestic violence book, Violence Among Us: Ministry to Families in Crisis by Brenda Branson, Paula J. Silva. Offers practical help in identifying abusive situations, strategic counseling tips, case studies and models of effective ministry to both the victim and the perpetrator and more.
Publisher's Description "Violence Among Us" offers practical help in identifying abusive situations, strategic counseling tips, and case studies and models of Brand: Judson Press.
Three fictional books that examine the context of school shootings are Hate List by Jennifer Brown, Give a Boy a Gun by Todd Strasser, and Mockingbird Mok'ing-bûrd by Kathryn Erskine.
Valerie Leftman, the main character in Hate List, has to face herself and her peers when she starts a new school year on crutches. “The Violence Inside Us is not a book by a politician—it is a book by a father, a neighbor, a citizen—and it offers a comprehensive and deeply personal accounting of the entrenched role of guns in America, as well as a path forward to break this cycle of senseless violence and the toll it has taken on our society, especially our nation.
The first book to condemn the legal and social service system for failing to recognize domestic violence among upper-income families, "Not to People Like Us" offers crucial information to help women find their way out of abusive relationships and toward safety and independence/5(28).
The book uses data simply documenting declining violence across time and geography. This paints a picture of massive declines in violence of all forms, from war, to improved treatment of children. Buy Violence Among Us: Ministry to Families in Crisis by Branson, Brenda (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.
Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 6. Violence among Us tunes us into the cry of the 'broken and hurting' and provides the 'action plan' we need to respond effectively. This book is a great resource for anyone who is involved with a group of people; e.g.
teachers, pastors, small group leaders, and even parents. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
As Rachel Louise Snyder argues in her powerful new book, domestic violence has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. Fifty women a month are shot and killed by their partners. Domestic. I’ve heard people blame TV, books, and video games for today’s youth predilection for sex, foul language, and violence.
My first response is, give teens a little more credit for their. The NATO Advanced Study Institute on the Prevention of Crime and Violence Among the Mentally III was held in May in Tuscany, Italy. Participants from 15 countries attended.
Since care for persons with mental illness (schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder, delusional disorder. “The Web of Violence provides an introduction to the need for a more integrated approach to dealing with all aspects of violence. Health care and criminal justice professionals new to the field of violence can learn to think beyond discrete incidents and attend to patterns using the overview of co-occurrence provided in this book.
Objective To determine the extent to which bullying and being bullied, both in and away from school, is associated with involvement in violent behavior. Design, Setting, and Participants A US representative cross-sectional sample of 15 students in grades 6 through 10 in public and private schools completed the World Health Organization's Health Behaviour in School-aged Children survey in.
A Brief History of School Violence in the United States () In this Weekend Reads excerpt from Lockdown High, Annette Fuentes reconstructs the history of school violence in the US, as both a fact and a concept, Most of the violence was among adults outside the school and it diminished aft er the transition.” Source: Journal of Christian Nursing.
October/DecemberVolume Number 4, page - [Free]. Youth violence has been a serious problem for many countries over the past decades as teenagers have become more aggressive and incidents have resulted in more serious consequences.
Children increasingly have access to guns and knives with many high schools bringing in security measures to. They contend that scholarly misrepresentation has denigrated indigenous peoples when in fact they lived together in peace and harmony. In rebutting that contention, this groundbreaking book presents clear evidence—from multiple academic disciplines—that indigenous populations engaged in warfare and ritual violence long before European contact.Violence is "the use of physical force so as to injure, abuse, damage, or destroy." Less conventional definitions are also used, such as the World Health Organization's definition of violence as "the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in.The decade between and was marked by an unprecedented surge of violence, often lethal violence, among young people in the United States.
For millions of youths and their families, a period of life that should have been distinguished by good health and great promise was instead marred by injuries, disability, and death (Cook & Laub, ).