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Author: Shay Bilchik
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: child, abuse, investigating, guide
Number of Pages: 284
Published: 1997-02
ISBN-10: 0788176331
ISBN-13: 9780788176333

Address major issues relating to child abuse (CA), including: battered child syndrome: investigating physical abuse & homicide; burn injuries in CA; child neglect & Munchausen syndrome by proxy; criminal investigation of child sexual abuse; diagnostic imaging of CA; forming a multidisciplinary team to investigate CA; interviewing child witnesses & victims of sexual abuse; law enforcement response to CA; photo-documentation in the investigation of CA; recognizing when a child's injury or illness is caused by abuse; sexually transmitted diseases & child sexual abuse; & understanding & investigat

Author: Debra Whitcomb
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: child, victim
Number of Pages: 191
Published: 1992-03
ISBN-10: 0788105949
ISBN-13: 9780788105944

Reviews new research on the consequences of child sexual abuse, the capabilities of children as witnesses, and the impact of the court process on child victims. Also analyzes pertinent statutes and case law. 16 charts and tables.

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: abuse, homicide, physical, investigating, child, syndrome, battered
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 1999-09
ISBN-10: 0788175211
ISBN-13: 9780788175213

The first guide presents practical information on the circumstances that point to the willful rather than the accidental injury or death of an infant or child and the evidence required to prove it, as well as the techniques for obtaining such evidence. The second guide provides practical information for law enforcement officers, child protection workers, and others faced with the need to obtain information from children who may have been victims or witnesses to child abuse. The third and final guide provides helpful points in investigating child neglect and also addresses Munchausen syndrome b

Author: Jill E. Korbin
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: cultural, perspectives, cross, neglect, abuse, child
Number of Pages: 217
Published: 1983
ISBN-10: 0520050703
ISBN-13: 9780520050709

Looks at child abuse, child rearing traditions, infanticide, and social attitudes towards children in New Guinea, Africa, South America, India, Turkey, Japan, Taiwan, and China

Author: Maureen E. Jaffe
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: child, labor, forced, bonded, imports, agricultural, toil, sweat, children
Number of Pages: 217
Published: 1995-08-01
ISBN-10: 0788145754
ISBN-13: 9780788145759

Reviews commonly practiced, & often egregious, forms of child labor: the exploitation of children in commercial agriculture & fishing industries producing primarily for export & forced or bonded child labor. Discusses educational, economic, familial, governmental, & societal factors contributing to the use of child labor. Looks at working conditions, health & safety, & terms of employment of children. Examines the situations of forced child labor including debt bondage & the trafficking, sale & fraudulent recruitment of children. The study provides regional & specific industrial profiles. Coun

Author: Arvin Vohra
Publisher: Roland Media Distribution
Keywords: math, excel, child, excellence, equation
Number of Pages: 153
Published: 2008-02-05
ISBN-10: 0980144604
ISBN-13: 9780980144604

In the Equation for Excellence, renowned educational innovator Arvin Vohra (Sat Math Cognition, Vocabulary Synapse), teaches parents the fundamental principles and subtle techniques that they can use to make their children excel at math. Learn how to use the Asian system for teaching math, how to improve your child's self-perception, how to prepare your child for the SAT and SAT II, and how to effectively motivate your child to excel. If your child already excels at math, the Equation for Excellence will show you how to help him increase his lead. And if your child struggles with math, the Equ

Author: Jill Stewart
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: abuse, neglect, child, fatal, shame, nation
Number of Pages: 300
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788133268
ISBN-13: 9780788133268

Defines the nature & extent of child abuse & neglect fatalities in the U.S. Recommendations are offered for problems in the law enforcement, child protection & health agencies, & the court system. Chapters: defining the scope & nature of fatal abuse & neglect; addressing shared responsibility: case investigation & prosecution; the need for a nationwide system of child death review teams; toward a better future: services & interventions for children & families & fatality prevention. Review of child fatalities research & literature.
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