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Childhood Experiences of Domestic Violence

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ISBN-10: 1853028274

ISBN-13: 9781853028274

Edition: 2000

Authors: Caroline McGee, Hilary Saunders

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Based on the first-hand accounts of children and their mothers regarding their experiences of domestic violence and support services, this book aims to encourage a more professional approach in the services that support and protect children.
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Book details

List price: $39.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication date: 7/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Foreword
Acknowledgements
Literature review and method
Introduction and overview of literature
What does it mean to experience domestic violence?
Forms of domestic violence and child abuse
Forms of violence witnessed by children
Impacts of domestic violence
Effect of domestic violence on children
How children understand and cope with domestic violence
Agency responses to domestic violence
Social services' responses to domestic violence
Police responses to domestic violence
Schools' responses to domestic violence
Health professionals' responses to domestic violence
Refuges and counselling services
Legal remedies?
Overcoming the obstacles
Barriers to seeking or utilising help
Conclusion
Recommendations
Appendix
Useful contacts
References
Subject Index
Author Index