3 edition of Families, Violence and Social Change (Issues in Society) found in the catalog.
March 1, 2005
by Open University Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
In the past three decades, family violence—which includes child maltreatment, domestic violence, and elder abuse—has emerged as a major social, health, and law enforcement issue. In addition to child and adult homicides, family violence contributes to a . The book meets the criteria of the Council on Social Work Education with its focus on ethics, populations-at-risk, and diversity. Intended for both bachelor's- and master's-level social work students, this text includes a variety of features such as case studies from real-life stories of family violence in every chapter, key terms, discussion Pages:
The informative and controversial findings in this book are based on two path-breaking national surveys of American families. Both show that while the family may be the central locus of love and support, it is also the locus of risk for those who are physically assaulted. The book provides a wealth of information on gender differences and similarities in violence, and . Intended to begin to illustrate the tremendous power, creativity and mobilization of advocates nationwide and also to inspire each of us to move beyond minimum standards of operation. This first installment includes a record of some advocates' discussions of social change, gender and language and analyses of violence against women. It also includes the beginning of a new .
Once upon a time, domestic violence did not exist, or so the popular television shows of the s would have had us believe. Neither did single-parent households, gay couples, interracial couples, mothers working outside the home, heterosexual spouses deciding not to have children, or other family forms and situations that are increasingly common today. Domestic Violence. 1 Oct Awareness + Action Social Change - Domestic Violence AWareness MOnth with + sign in blue Today begins Domestic Violence Awareness€ Book Reviews: Women, Violence and Social Change. By R Women, Violence and Social Change demonstrates how refuges and shelters stand as the core of the battered.
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This absorbing book traces this change, and makes an inventory of its social consequences. the case when it comes to addressing the wider social practices and policies that seemingly silence or sanction violence in families.
Despite the prevalence, and implications, of violence among adults in families, major dimensions and consequences of. This book tackles assumptions surrounding the family as a changing institution and supposed haven from the public sphere of life. It considers families and social change in terms of concepts of power, inequality, gender, generations, sexuality and ethnicity.
Some commentators suggest the family is threatened by increasing economic and social. This book tackles assumptions surrounding the family as a changing institution and supposed haven from the public sphere of life.
It considers families and social change in terms of concepts of power, inequality, gender, generations, sexuality and by: Buy Families, Violence and Social Change (Issues in Society) First Edition by Mckie, Linda (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2).
I think the book is for more than children experiencing termination of parental rights. It would be helpful for any foster children and children in kinship placements. The book explains reasons why families change as well as helping kids understand that they can love multiple caregivers in their lives, Families every foster child needs to know/5(93).
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Vilmos Bassiano. Get this from a library. Families, violence and social change. [Linda McKie] -- Explores the relationship between social theory, families and changing issues in familial relationships and charts social and economic changes and their impact on the family.
This book tackles assumptions surrounding the family as a changing institution and supposed haven from the public sphere of life.
It considers families and social change in terms of concepts of power, inequality, gender, generations, sexuality and ethnicity.
Social Work and Family Violence. and co-edited A Professional’s Guide to Understanding Gay and Lesbian Domestic Violence. She contributed chapters to various social work textbooks including the Handbook of Research with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Populations; Social Work Practice with Children and Families; Family Health Social Price: $ The main purpose of the book lies in the application of systemic thinking to safety and to understanding the complexity of domestic violence on family relationships over time.
The authors outline their approach to these complex issues based on their eight years of joint experience in the Reading Safer Families project. Download Citation | Families, Violence and Social Change | This sociology text examines violence in families and social change.
| Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGateAuthor: Linda Mckie. “Families & Change is an excellent resource for students to learn about stress and crisis within families.” family response to school and community mass violence, and families raising special needs children.
enhancing the utility of the book in classroom settings. TY - BOOK. T1 - Families, Violence and Social Change. AU - McKie, Linda. N1 - Book published by Open University Press (), ISBN: Cited by: The book meets the criteria of the Council on Social Work Education with its focus on ethics, populations-at-risk, and diversity.
Intended for both bachelor's- and master's-level social work students, this text includes a variety of features such as case studies from real-life stories of family violence in every chapter, key terms, discussion Brand: Springer Publishing Company.
Social justice is a philosophical response to structural violence or the “physical and psychological harm that results from exploitive and unjust social, political, and economic systems” (Gilman,p. James Gilligan () defines structural violence as “the increased rates of death and disability suffered by those who occupy the Author: Lee Ann De Reus, Libby Balter Blume.
Social Change and the Family Article (PDF Available) in Sociological Research Online 11(2) June with Reads How we measure 'reads'. family violence for victims, perpetrators, families and influencers; and to create a social climate that supports behavioural change.
The purpose of this review is. and social norms that support violence Series of briefings on violence prevention This briefing for advocates, programme designers and implementers and others is one of a seven-part series on the evidence for interventions to prevent interpersonal and self-directed violence.
The other six briefings look at reducing access to lethal means. Violence exposure occurs in different social contexts of children’s lives including families and communities and often co-occurs in the form of multiple violence exposures.
Children are exposed to violence at both young and older ages. Children in disadvantaged neighborhood and family contexts are particularly at risk for violence exposure.
This book is dedicated to all social workers who have committed their lives to enhancing the problem-solving and coping capacities of families, particularly those who are experiencing violence.
This book is written by a social worker for other social workers; it specifically focuses on social workers’ roles andCited by: The book is intended for psychologists, social workers, family law attorneys and human rights advocates.
Culture and Family Violence: Fostering Change Through Human Pages: Page 12 Classification of Violence: Ecological Model A Context for Roots of Violence: • Individual factors - biological and demographic factors- history of abuse, education, substance abuse • Relationships - family and partners, proximity to and acceptability of violence • Community - institutions of violence- neighborhood, transient communities, loss of social fabric/ cultural .