Child Abuse: An Evidence Base for Confident Practice

Corby, Brian and Shemmings, David and Wilkins, David (2012) Child Abuse: An Evidence Base for Confident Practice. Open University Press, 424 pp. ISBN 9780335245093. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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This seminal text on theory and research has been fully updated in terms of policy, cases and research. With a clarity of writing, the authors provide a knowledge base for the whole area of child abuse and child protection which is accessible to both the qualified experienced practitioner and in-experienced student, in particular the use of clear examples used to highlight a discussion or point. * Summaries of content at the beginning of each chapter * Detailed history chapters with chronologies at the end * Critical debate / standpoint on research studies and statistics * Comprehensive coverage of relevant issues, historical and contemporary * Extensive bibliography

Item Type: Book
Additional information: 4th Edition
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research
Depositing User: Mita Mondal
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2012 11:04
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