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Call # HV4708 .I57 2008
Title The international handbook of animal abuse and cruelty : theory, research, and application / edited by Frank R. Ascione
Imprint West Lafayette, Ind. : Purdue University Press, c2008
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Descript. xi, 520 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Series New directions in the human-animal bond
Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Animal welfare
Violence -- Psychological aspects
Human-animal relationships
Alt Author Ascione, Frank R
OCLC # 179789335
Table of Contents
 Introduction: Animal Abuse and Scholarly Research: Reflections on the Past and a Contemporary View / Frank R. Ascione1
 Cruelty Indivisible: Historical Perspectives on the Link Between Cruelty to Animals and Interpersonal Violence / Bernard Unti7
 The Veterinary Profession's Roles in Recognizing and Preventing Family Violence: The Experiences of the Human Medicine Field and the Development of Diagnostic Indicators for Non-Accidental Injury / Phil Arkow, Helen Munro31
 The Impact of Improved American Anti-Cruelty Laws in the Investigation Prosecution and Sentencing of Abusers / Pamela D. Frasch59
 Counting Cruelty: Challenges and Opportunities in Assessing Animal Abuse and Neglect in America / Randall Lockwood87
 Conduct Problems and Cruelty to Animals in Children: What is the Link? / Mark R. Dadds111
 Pet Abuse: Relationships to Psychobiology, Attachment Processes, and Domestic Violence / Ronald D. Maiuro, Jane A. Eberle, Pooka Rastaman, Bianca Snowflake133
 A Sociological Analysis of Animal Abuse / Clifton P. Flynn155
 Unleashing Compassion: Social Work and Animal Abuse / Catherine A. Faver, Elizabeth B. Strand175
 Bestiality and Zoophilia: A Discussion of Sexual Contact With Animals / Andrea M. Beetz201
 Animal Hoarding: A Third Dimension of Animal Abuse / Gary Patronek221
 Animal Abuse Experiences Described by Italian School-Aged Children / Camilla Pagani, Francesco Robustelli, Frank R. Ascione247
 Animal Abuse: An Evolving Issue in Japanese Society / Mika Maruyama, Frank R. Ascione269
 Animal Abuse, Cruelty, and Welfare: An Australian Perspective / Eleonora Gullone, John P. Clarke305
 Attachment and Animal Abuse / Ken Magid335
 Law Enforcement Perspectives and Obligations Related to Animal Abuse / Sherry Schlueter375
 Collaborating to Assess, Intervene, and Prosecute Animal Abuse: A Continuum of Protection for Children and Animals / Barbara W. Boat, Lynn Loar, Allie Phillips393
 Assessing Children's Experiences With Animal Cruelty: Assessment, Treatment, Community Needs, and Policy Considerations / Shari Lewchanin, Mary Lou Randour423
 The Relation Between Psychiatric Disorders and Human - Animal Interactions: A Japanese Psychiatric Perspective / Akimitsu Yokoyama441
 Animal Abuse: The Continuing Evolution of Theory, Research, and Application / Frank R. Ascione473
 Name Index487
 Subject Index505