Children in a Violent Society


details the incidence aria 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.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Joy D. Osofsky
  • Esther J. Jenkins
  • Carl C. Bell
  • James Garbarino
  • Kathleen Kostelny
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1997