Ending the Nightmare of Child Abuse and Neglect
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Childhood Denied by Kathleen Kelley Reardon
Book DescriptionThis book delves into the reasons for continuous disregard politically, legally, socially of children at risk for abuse and neglect. It examines where we've been and why we're not making more progress and provides ways to finally bring this travesty to an end. It is intended as an aid to child advocates - a way to bring their research and expertise to people who can make huge improvements in the lives of children at risk for abuse and neglect. The approach is one of communicating the issue in ways all people in position to make a difference can understand - hence the authors' orientation toward getting the message out about what they refer to as a culture of 'child abuse enabling'.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781412939775
Classification: Social work , Child welfare
Format: Paperback (229mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 10-Feb-2009
Country of Publication: United States
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What is persuasion? How is it maintained? How is it practised and applied? This volume deftly answers these questions and helps debunk many of the myths surrounding this topic. It also examines persuasion as it is practised in a number of different settings, including politics, organizations and the mass media.
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Author Biography - Kathleen Kelley Reardon
Kathleen Kelley Reardon is professor of management at the University of Southern California Marshall School where she has served on the preventive medicine faculty. She is the author of seven books, including the Amazon Best Seller, The Secret Handshake and It's All Politics about how politics impacts the careers of individuals and missions of organizations. She is the author of Persuasion in Practice (Sage) and three-time Harvard Business Review author- her latest article is "Courage At Work." She was co-principal investigator and author on the feasibility study that launched Starbright later chaired by Steven Spielberg and conjoined with Starlight. Dr. Reardon was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi and Mortar Board, received her Ph.D. "With Distinction" from UMASS, Amherst, and has been a political analyst with The Huffington Post (www.huffingtonpost.com). Christopher Noblet is a professional writer and editor. He is currently co-authoring a book on strategies for patients to obtain excellent healthcare. He has worked as a journalist, newspaper editor, speechwriter for the Chairman of Transamerica Life Companies, book editor, and in public affairs, marketing and public relations. His BA and MA degrees are from the University of Connecticut and an MBA degree from the Marshall Business School at the University of Southern California.
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