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In this third edition of Understanding Violence, author Elizabeth Kandel Englander draws on contemporary research and theory in varied fields to present a uniquely balanced, integrated, and readable summary of what we currently know about the causes and effects of violence, particularly its effect on children. The goal of this textbook is to give a critical review of the m ...more
Paperback, 247 pages
Published August 25th 2006 by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (first published January 1st 1997)
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Great review of research. Full of statistics and evidence. Could be more accurately titled Understanding research on violence. Unfortunately the research goes only so far...so far.
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