VOLUME ONE: Describing and understanding child maltreatment
The Battered-Child Syndrome
C. Henry Kempe et al.
Prevalence Societal Causes and Trends in Corporal Punishment by Parents in World Perspective
Unraveling Child Abuse
The Natural History of Child Abuse: A Study in Social Problem Definition
The Significance of Ethnic and Cultural Differences in Child Maltreatment
James Garbarino and Aaron Ebata
Culture and Child Maltreatment: Cultural Competence and Beyond
Perception and Determination of Child Maltreatment: Exploratory Comparisons across Three Countries
Sunday Fakunmoju et al.
Burden and Consequences of Child Maltreatment in High-Income Countries
Ruth Gilbert et al.
Trends in Child Maltreatment
David Finkelhor and Lisa Jones
Methodological Challenges in Measuring Child Maltreatment
Barbara Fallon et al.
Understanding the Risks of Child Neglect: An Exploration of Poverty and Parenting Characteristics
Kristen Shook Slack et al.
Toward an Ecological/Transactional Model of Community Violence and Child Maltreatment: Consequences for Children's Development
Dante Cichetti and Michael Lynch
Risk Factors in Child Maltreatment: A Meta-Analytic Review of the Literature
The Perspective of Evil in Understanding and Treating Child Abuse
James Garbarino and John Hershberger
Child Maltreatment and Violent Delinquency: Disentangling Main Effects and Subgroup Effects
Joshua Mersky and Arthur Reynolds
Cognition, Emotion, and Neurobiological Development: Mediating the Relation between Maltreatment and Aggression
Vivien Lee and Peter Hoaken
The Consequences of Maltreatment on Children's Lives: A Systematic Review of Data from the East Asia and Pacific Region
Deborah Fry, Amalee McCoy and Diane Swales
Multilevel Correlates of Behavioral Resilience among Children in Child Welfare
Tessa Bell, Elisa Romano and Robert Flynn
At-Risk and Maltreated Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Aggression/Violence: What the Conflict Looks Like and Its Relationship to Child Outcomes
Diana English et al.
Does Physical Abuse in Early Childhood Predict Substance Use in Adolescence and Early Adulthood?
Jennifer Lansford et al.
The Economic Burden of Child Maltreatment in the United States and Implications for Prevention
Xiangming Fang, Derek Brownb, Curtis Florence and James Mercy
VOLUME TWO: Preventing child maltreatment
Violence and Development: How Persistent Fear and Anxiety Can Affect Young Children’s Learning, Behaviour and Health
Nathan Fox and Jack Shonkoff
Neuroscience and the Risks of Maltreatment
Eileen Munro and Kristina Musholt
Psychological Maltreatment: Maltreatment of the Mind: A Catalyst for Advancing Child Protection toward Proactive Primary Prevention and Promotion of Personal Well-Being
Stuart Hart and Danya Glaser
Services for Vulnerable and Maltreated Children
Reforming Child Protective Services
Enhancing Service Systems for Protecting Children
Daryl Higgins and Ilan Katz
A Public Health Approach to Safeguarding in the 21st Century
Jane Barlow and Rachel Calam
Children Living in the Midst of Domestic and Family Violence
Cathy Humphreys and Menka Tsanfeski
The Over-Representation of Black Children in the Child Protection System: Possible Causes, Consequences and Solutions
The Protective Environment: Development Support for Child Protection
Concluding Reflections: How Might We Really Protect Children?
William Myers and Michael Bourdillon
Child Abuse as a Complex and Wicked Problem: Reflecting on Policy Developments in the United Kingdom in Working with Children and Families with Multiple Problems
John Devaney and Trevor Spratt
Do Early Childhood Interventions Prevent Child Maltreatment? A Review of Research
Arthur Reynolds, Lindsay Mathieson and James Topitzes
A Brief Intervention Affects Parents’ Attitudes toward Using Less Physical Punishment
Antwon Chavis et al.
Toward Evidence-Informed Policy and Practice in Child Welfare
Julia Littell and Aron Shlonsky
An International Classification System for Child Welfare Programs
Mark Ezell et al.
Evidence-based Practice: Counterarguments to Objections
Leonard Gibbs and Eileen Gambrill
Who Knows Best? Evidence-based Practice and the Service User Contribution
Jon Glasby and Peter Beresford
The Mismatch between the Map and the Terrain – Evidence-based Social Work in Sweden
Anders Bergmark, Åke Bergmark and Tommy Lundstrom
Evidence-based Practices Do Not Exist
Bruce Thyer and Monica Pignotti
Evidence-based Practice at a Crossroads the Timely Emergence of Common Elements and Common Factors
Richard Barth et al.
How Do We Know What Works? The Quality of Published Reviews of Evidence-based Practices
Evidence-Informed Practice: Antidote to Propaganda in the Helping Professions?
VOLUME THREE: Responding to child maltreatment
Mandatory Reporting Legislation in the United States, Canada, and Australia: A Cross-Jurisdictional Review of Key Features, Differences, and Issues
Ben Mathews and Maureen Kenny
Reforming Child Protective Services
Exploring Psychological Abuse in Childhood: I. Developing a New Interview Scale
Patricia Moran et al.
Exploring Psychological Abuse in Childhood: II. Association with Other Abuse and Adult Clinical Depression
Antonia Bifulco et al.
Risk, Advanced Liberalism and Child Welfare: The Need to Rediscover Uncertainty and Ambiguity
Confidence and Professional Judgment in Assessing Children’s Risk of Abuse
Cheryl Regehr et al.
Safeguarding: A Care for Intelligent Risk Management
Geraldine Macdonald and Kenneth Macdonald
Protecting Children in an Anxious Society
Time for an Ideological Shift in Child Welfare? An Essay Review
How to Deal with Emotional Abuse and Neglect – Further Development of a Conceptual Framework (FRAMEA)
Achieving Safety, Stability and Belonging for Children in Out-of-Home Care: The Search for ‘What Works’ across National Boundaries
Emotional Intelligence, Emotion and Social Work: Context, Characteristics, Complications and Contribution
Transforming Child Protection Agencies into High Reliability Organizations: A Conceptual Framework
Tina Rzepnicki et al.
Soft Is Hardest: Leading for Learning in Child Protection Services Following a Child Fatality
Andrew Turnell, Eileen Munro and Terry Murphy
Assessing the Organizational Social Context (OSC) of Child Welfare Systems: Implications for Research and Practice
Charles Glisson, Philip Green and Nathaniel Williams
The Influence of Performance Measurement on Child Welfare Policy and Practice
From Menzies Lyth to Munro: The Problem of Managerialism
Amanda Lees, Edgar Meyer and Jackie Rafferty
Making Sense of Complex Electronic Records: Socio-Technical Design in Social Care
David Wastell and Sue White
Learning to Reduce Risk in Child Protection
Reforming Child Welfare: An Integrated Approach
Marie Connolly and Ray Smith