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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 19 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book Protecting Children: A Social Model by Brid Featherstone, Anna Gupta, Kate Morris and Sue White
    Protecting Children: A Social Model - by Brid Featherstone, Anna Gupta, Kate Morris and Sue White

    £21.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781447332756 | ISBN 10: 144733275x

    The state is increasingly experienced as both intrusive and neglectful, particularly by those living in poverty, leading to loss of trust and widespread feelings of alienation and disconnection.  Against this tense background, this innovative ... more

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  • Cover image of book Helping Vulnerable Children and Adolescents to Stay Safe by Katie Wrench
    Helping Vulnerable Children and Adolescents to Stay Safe - by Katie Wrench

    £14.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781849056762 | ISBN 10: 1849056765

    Helping vulnerable children and young people to build protective behaviours is the key to keeping them safe.   Full of creative ideas and activities, this guide provides the tools to help children develop these key skills. Topics include work ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sexual Abuse of Children: Recognition & Redress by Yorick Smaal, Andy Kaladelfos and Mark Finnane (Editors)
    Sexual Abuse of Children: Recognition & Redress - by Yorick Smaal, Andy Kaladelfos and Mark Finnane (Editors)

    £30.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781876924171 | ISBN 10: 1876924179

    How can we seek justice and redress for the sexual abuse of children and better prevent the occurrence of such abuse?   This work brings together the thoughts on this question advanced by leading scholars, from a range of disciplinary backgrou ... more

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  • Cover image of book Betrayal: The Crisis in the Catholic Church by The Investigative Staff of the Boston Globe
    Betrayal: The Crisis in the Catholic Church - by The Investigative Staff of the Boston Globe

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781781257432 | ISBN 10: 1781257434

    This is the true story of how a small group of courageous journalists uncovered child abuse on a vast scale - and held the Catholic Church to account.  Betrayal is a ground-breaking work of investigative journalism, now brought brilliantly to ... more

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  • Cover image of book Invisible England: The Testimony of David Hanson by Anya Chaika
    Invisible England: The Testimony of David Hanson - by Anya Chaika

    £7.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781478205937 | ISBN 10: 1478205938

    After experiencing holding therapy (between the ages of 11 and 13) within a highly systematic state-funded programme, a young man resolves to campaign against this unscientific and dangerous treatment. The book describes the legal and criminal invest ... more

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  • Cover image of book Safeguarding Babies and Very Young Children from Abuse and Neglect by Harriet Ward, Rebecca Brown and David Westlake
    Safeguarding Babies and Very Young Children from Abuse and Neglect - by Harriet Ward, Rebecca Brown and David Westlake

    £23.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781849052375 | ISBN 10: 1849052379

    Safeguarding babies and very young children is a highly complex process, involving difficult decisions surrounding their needs, care, and whether they need to be separated from their families.   This book, based on a research study which follo ... more

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  • Cover image of book Violent Fathering and the Risks to Children: The Need for Change by Lynne Harne
    Violent Fathering and the Risks to Children: The Need for Change - by Lynne Harne

    £23.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781847422118 | ISBN 10: 184742211x

    Current family policy approaches emphasise the significance of paternal involvement in children's lives, yet there has been a silence on violent and abusive fathering in these discourses. This is the first UK book to specifically focus on violent fat ... more

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  • Cover image of book Abuse: Domestic Violence, Workplace and School Bullying by Jim O
    Abuse: Domestic Violence, Workplace and School Bullying - by Jim O'Shea

    £13.50   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781855942172 | ISBN 10: 1855942178

    The book examines abuse (not clerical or institutional abuse). It explores boundaries and how abuse is an invasion of boundaries. It explores physical, emotional, verbal and financial abuse. The book looks at the abusive personality type, and examine ... more

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  • Cover image of book Gangs and Girls: Understanding Juvenile Prostitution by Michel Dorais & Patrice Corriveau
    Gangs and Girls: Understanding Juvenile Prostitution - by Michel Dorais & Patrice Corriveau

    £23.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780773534421 | ISBN 10: 0773534423

    Gangs and Girls is the first major piece of qualitative research specifically aimed at understanding and analyzing the involvement of street gangs in female juvenile prostitution. Organized around a number of direct central questions, Michel Dorais a ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Protectors
    The Protectors' Handbook: Reducing the Risk of Child Sexual Abuse and Helping Children Recover - by Gerrilyn Smith

    £9.95   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781905664474 | ISBN 10: 1905664478

    How much more effective would we be in working against child sexual abuse if every adult had the knowledge currently available only to professionals? This unique, unparalleled and groundbreaking book gives adults the vital information and skills need ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sex as Crime? by Gayle Letherby et al (editors)
    Sex as Crime? - by Gayle Letherby et al (editors)

    £32.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781843922674 | ISBN 10: 1843922673

    This book brings together chapters by academics, researchers and practitioners to analyse how crimes such as sex work, domestic violence and rape and sexual assault have risen up the Government agenda in recent years. For example, the 'Paying the Pri ... more

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  • Cover image of book Effective Child Protection by Eileen Munro
    Effective Child Protection - by Eileen Munro

    £29.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781412946957 | ISBN 10: 1412946956

    This new edition is essential reading for anyone concerned with improving child protection practice. Building on the strengths of the first edition, it provides a deeper understanding of how practice judgements and decisions can be improved in child ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sexual Abuse: The Child
    Sexual Abuse: The Child's Voice - Poppies on the Rubbish Heap - by Madge Bray

    £22.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781853024870 | ISBN 10: 1853024872

    By first describing her methods and subsequently illustrating them with a selection of case studies, Madge Bray shows the reader how abuse can affect the mental well-being of children, and how the repair of the child's trust of adults is crucial to t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Child Protection, Domestic Violence & Parental Substance Misuse: Family Experiences & Effective ... by Hedy Cleaver, Don Nicholson, Sukey Tarr & Deborah Cleaver
    Child Protection, Domestic Violence & Parental Substance Misuse: Family Experiences & Effective ... - by Hedy Cleaver, Don Nicholson, Sukey Tarr & Deborah Cleaver

    £22.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781843105824 | ISBN 10: 1843105829

    This book draws on a wide range of evidence to explore the facts about the relationship between substance misuse and domestic violence and their effect on children, and examines the response of children's services when there are concerns about the sa ... more

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  • Cover image of book Shattered Lives: Children who live with courage and dignity by Camilla Batmanghelidjh
    Shattered Lives: Children who live with courage and dignity - by Camilla Batmanghelidjh

    £11.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781843106036 | ISBN 10: 1843106035

    Shattered Lives bears witness to the lives of children who have experienced abuse and neglect, and highlights the effects of early traumatic episodes. Chapters take the form of letters to a child capturing their life experiences, hugely impacted by s ... more

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  • Cover image of book Domestic Violence and Child Protection: Directions for Good Practice by Cathy Humphreys & Nicky Stanley
    Domestic Violence and Child Protection: Directions for Good Practice - by Cathy Humphreys & Nicky Stanley

    £19.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781843102762 | ISBN 10: 1843102765

    How can we respond simultaneously to the needs of adults experiencing domestic violence and to the specific needs of their children? This book explores the challenges of working effectively in this complex field and offers positive models for practic ... more

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  • Cover image of book Child Abuse: Towards a Knowledge Base by Brian Corby
    Child Abuse: Towards a Knowledge Base - by Brian Corby

    £26.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780335217632 | ISBN 10: 033521763x

    This bestselling book has been updated to take account of the rapid changes in child protection practices since the previous edition. In the United Kingdom, for instance, legal changes related to high profile cases such as the Victoria Climbie case w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Prevention and Intervention in Child Abuse, Domestic Violence and Animal Abuse by Frank Ascione and Phil Arkow
    Prevention and Intervention in Child Abuse, Domestic Violence and Animal Abuse - by Frank Ascione and Phil Arkow

    £31.50   paperback   (1998) - ISBN 13: 9781557531438 | ISBN 10: 1557531439

    The professional communities of psychologists and child welfare specialists to a deeper, higher and more encompassing awareness and understanding of the crucial linking of caring for animals and children in human experience.   The combina ... more

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  • Cover image of book Betrayal of Trust: Sexual Abuse by Men Who Work with Children... In Their Own Words by Matthew Colton and Maurice Vanstone
    Betrayal of Trust: Sexual Abuse by Men Who Work with Children... In Their Own Words - by Matthew Colton and Maurice Vanstone

    £18.95   paperback   (1996) - ISBN 13: 9781853433573 | ISBN 10: 1853433578

    Recent years have been marked by scandal after scandal about child sexual abuse. The most notorious and disturbing cases have included abuse by men entrusted to work directly with children. Yet this pressing topic has so far attracted remarkably litt ... more

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