Violence in society

    Grace Under Pressure

    By P G Quince

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    "When I see light and dark, on off, on off, something weird happens inside me... Something changes, slows down. I can think again. I can find myself hidden in there somewhere..." Grace Sanderson's abusive childhood leaves her seeking a 'better brain' and wishing she could be 'reincarnated'. She is...

    Who Will Love Me Now?

    By Maggie Hartley

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    Foster carer Maggie Hartley faces one of the toughest challenges of her career when she is forced to choose between two children in her care.

    Conquest of Death

    By Matthew Lockwood

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    A fresh and fascinating history of crime and violence in England through the office of the coroner

    Archaeologies of Gender and Violence

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    Presents major new research in a series of case studies which combine archaeological and bioarchaeological data with analysis of ancient imagery and theoretical approaches to examine evidence for gendered violence in the past.

    Resisting War

    By Oliver Kaplan

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    Based on fieldwork and statistical analysis, this book explains how local social organization and cohesion enable both covert and overt nonviolent strategies, including avoidance, cultures of peace, protest, and negotiation. These 'autonomy' strategies help civilians retain their agency and avoid becoming helpless victims by limiting the inroads of armed groups.

    Afraid to Tell

    By Tom Harding

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    After years of fear and isolation, Heidi knew she had to go to the police. For a long time, Chloe resented Heidi for forcing her to disclose what had happened when she wasn't ready, while their brother, Tom, couldn't understand how he had so misjudged his father, and at first...

    Violence and Maltreatment in Intimate Relationships

    By Cindy L. Miller-Perrin

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    This is an introduction to the topic of family violence, including various forms of physical, sexual, and psychological abuse that occur within intimate relationships. The authors Cindy L. Miller-Perrin, Robin D. Perrin, and Claire M. Renzetti provide succinct coverage of child physical, sexual, and psychological maltreatment as well as child...

    Geographies of Violence

    By Marcus A. Doel

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    A unique writing style, and comprehensive and international coverage of the history of violence, make this a thought-provoking read for human geographers

    Helping Babies and Children Aged 0-6 to Heal After Family Vi

    By Wendy Bunston

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    This accessible guide shows social workers and counsellors how to work effectively with very young children who have experienced domestic violence. Based on neurobiological research and over 25 years' experience in the field, it demonstrates how to deliver successful child-led therapy and work with the whole family to help each...

    Too Young to be a Mum

    By Maggie Hartley

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    Can Jess learn to be a good mummy when she is only a child herself? A true story from bestselling foster carer Maggie Hartley.

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