Tag: Aggression

Violence and Aggression Integrating Theory, Research, and Practice

Violence and Aggression: Integrating Theory, Research, and Practice
English | 2022 | ISBN: 3031043855 | 544 Pages | PDF EPUB (True) | 4 MB
This book provides a concise-yet-comprehensive overview of the broad-ranging topics in the field of violence and aggression. It uses a functional approach that acknowledges the evolutionary, cultural, and operant nature of violence and aggression. The book defines the nature of different forms of violence and aggression; examines epidemiology and risk factors; describes biological, cultural and individual causes; and discusses individual and societal prevention and treatment.


Facilitating Desistance from Aggression and Crime Theory, Research, and Strength-Based Practices

English | 2022 | ISBN: 1119166462 | 513 pages | True PDF EPUB | 7.87 MB
In Facilitating Desistance from Aggression and Crime: Theory, Research, & Strength-Based Practices , Drs. Calvin Langton and James Worling have gathered together internationally renowned authorities in the fields of psychology, psychiatry, criminology, social work, and law, to critically examine desistance as a construct, process, and outcome as well as the place of strengths work in correctional and forensic mental health settings. Integrating theory, emprical evidence, and applied practices, this timely volume is an essential scholarly resource with a clear practical emphasis for policy makers, researchers, practitioners, and graduate students.