Children and Violence: The World of the Defenceless by E. Helander

By E. Helander

This ebook presents a tense account of the truth of kid abuse. in response to info from 152 international locations, Einar Helander considers the actual, societal, financial and judicial outcomes of kid abuse, providing a common, community-based prevention programme.

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It is not just a problem seen in a few disadvantaged families. Four different strategies for coping with the problem of child violence are analysed: family life education; community child watch; use of media for information about the consequences of childhood violence; and legislation. Because of the high prevalence of violence towards children, no country will have sufficient professional personnel to conduct a universal prevention programme. Consequently, ordinary people in the community need to be mobilized and trained (Chapter 14).

Emotional/psychological abuse includes the failure to provide a developmentally appropriate, supportive environment, 20 Definitions, Materials and Methods 21 including . . a primary attachment figure, so that the child can develop a stable and full range of emotional and social competencies commensurate with her or his personal potentials and in the context of the society in which the child dwells . . acts towards the child [may] cause . . harm to the child’s health or physical, mental, spiritual, moral or social development.

Second, as a counterweight to truthfulness during the period 1975–85, it had become more commonly known in the USA that many professionals are by law obliged to report crimes to the police; thus some respondents who feel uncomfortable with the police will not disclose criminal incidents of abuse. Regarding the veracity of retrospective reporting there are different opinions, but it appears unlikely that any significant proportion of violent incidences is invented; denial is more common than fabrication.

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