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Neglected Children: Research, Practice, and Policy / Edition 1
     

Neglected Children: Research, Practice, and Policy / Edition 1

by Howard Dubowitz
 

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ISBN-10: 0761908536

ISBN-13: 9780761908531

Pub. Date: 01/20/1999

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Although child neglect is the most common form of abuse, the extant research literature has mostly ignored this form of child maltreatment. Now editor Howard Dubowitz and an outstanding group of leaders in the field of child abuse and neglect offer perspectives on a range of important issues pertaining to the neglect of children. Neglected Children is the first book

Overview

Although child neglect is the most common form of abuse, the extant research literature has mostly ignored this form of child maltreatment. Now editor Howard Dubowitz and an outstanding group of leaders in the field of child abuse and neglect offer perspectives on a range of important issues pertaining to the neglect of children. Neglected Children is the first book to focus on this most-common type of child maltreatment, presenting a comprehensive and critical portrait of the phenomenon of neglect, based on theory, research, and clinical practice experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761908531
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/20/1999
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Child Neglect - James Garbarino and Cyleste C Collins
The Family with a Hole in the Middle
Child Neglect - Susan J Zuravin
A Review of Definitions and Measurement Research
Child Neglect - Patricia McKinsey Crittenden
Causes and Contributors
Cultural Competence and Child Neglect - Jill E Korbin and James C Spilsbury
Child Neglect - James M Gaudin Jr
Short-Term and Long-Term Outcomes
Neglect of Children's Health Care - Howard Dubowitz
Prenatal Alcohol and Drug Use and Risk for Child Maltreatment - Ira J Chasnoff and Lee Ann Lowder
A Timely Approach to Intervention
Fatal Child Neglect - Barbara L Bonner, Sheila M Crow and Mary Beth Logue
The Prevention of Child Neglect - Wayne Holden and Laura Nabors
Evaluation and Risk Assessment of Child Neglect in Public Child Protection Services - Diana J English
Intervening with Families when Children are Neglected - Diana DePanfilis
Are Battered Women Bad Mothers? Rethinking the Termination of Abused Women's Parental Rights for Failure to Protect - Thomas D Lyon
Child Neglect - Maureen M Black and Howard Dubowitz
Research Recommendations and Future Directions
Policy Issues in Child Neglect - Richard J Gelles

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