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Author Gellert, George A., 1958-

Title Confronting violence : answering questions about the epidemic destroying america's homes and communities / George A. Gellert ; forewords by Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Frank Keating

Publ Info Washington, D.C. : American Public Health Association Press, [2010]
Edition Third edition
 RWU Main Library  HN90.V5 G44 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HN90.V5 G44 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxx, 439 pages ; 23 cm
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Contents Determinants of violence : is America more violent than other societies? -- Physical and emotional abuse of children -- Sexual abuse of children -- Youth and school violence -- Bullying : not just kids' stuff -- Spouse abuse, domestic, and intimate partner violence -- Rape and sexual assault of adults
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
LC subject Violence -- United States
Violence -- United States -- Prevention
Violent crimes -- United States
Violent crimes -- United States -- Prevention
ISBN 9780875531960