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Intergenerational Transmission of Child Maltreatment (Paperback) (Lisa S. Schelbe & Jennifer M. Geiger)

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?Despite decades of research and interventions, child maltreatment and its etiology remains a very complex and complicated phenomenon. This book synthesizes what is known about intergenerational transmission of child maltreatment (ITCM) to guide those who are developing interventions and conducting child maltreatment prevention research. This Brief comprehensively reviews what is known about ITCM, critiques the current literature, and offers direction for future research and interventions. The Brief is based on the premise that understanding the nature of ITCM is of utmost importance to effectively preventing child maltreatment. This Brief serves as a primer and resource for child welfare researchers and practitioners.
Genre: Social Science, Psychology
Series Title: Springerbriefs in Social Work
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Lisa S. Schelbe & Jennifer M. Geiger
Language: English
Street Date: December 2, 2016
TCIN: 51836430
UPC: 9783319438221
Item Number (DPCI): 248-35-2527

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