Children in a Violent Society

Children in a Violent Society Today s children are bombarded with images of violence in cartoons news reports television shows computer games movies and other media In growing numbers they are also exposed to real life viole

  • Title: Children in a Violent Society
  • Author: Joy D. Osofsky Peter Scharf
  • ISBN: 9781572303874
  • Page: 207
  • Format: Paperback
  • Today s children are bombarded with images of violence in cartoons, news reports, television shows, computer games, movies, and other media In growing numbers, they are also exposed to real life violence in their own homes and communities as witnesses, victims, and, increasingly, perpetrators Emphasizing the need for early intervention and prevention, this timely book dToday s children are bombarded with images of violence in cartoons, news reports, television shows, computer games, movies, and other media In growing numbers, they are also exposed to real life violence in their own homes and communities as witnesses, victims, and, increasingly, perpetrators Emphasizing the need for early intervention and prevention, this timely book details the incidence and scope of the violence epidemic and examines the developmental impact of violence on children Contributors describe several exemplary prevention and intervention programs currently in place around the country and propose a range of educational and policy initiatives.

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    • This should be a homework assignment for parents, teachers, social workers, therapists, police, judges, and attorneys. Some essays are better than others, but overall it does a solid job of describing, and supporting with extensive data, the multiple developmental impacts on children of being the victims or witnesses of traumatic violence. The light of this study casts a stark shadow over the futures of an awful lot of children in America and elsewhere around the world, children who will do a lo [...]


    • This book gave good insight, statistics and overall information on child trauma. Some articles were more interesting than others, as with any collaborative work. I would encourage parents and those who work with children to read. Children today face new challenges and violence that impact their brain development, placing them at risk to face even more challenges at school and in mental health (a whole domino effect).


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