9781573315258

Youth Violence : Scientific Approaches to Prevention

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    9781573315258

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    1573315257

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2005-06-01
  • Publisher: New York Academy of Sciences
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Table of Contents

Prologue: The Structure of the Conference ix
John Devine
James Gilligan
Klaus A. Miczek
Rashid Shaikh
Donald Pfaff
Part I. Primary Prevention: Tactics Aimed at Transforming Societal Institutions and Practices That Foster Violence
Why Is Violence More Common Where Inequality is Greater?
1(12)
Richard Wilkinson
Dangerous and Endangered Youth: Social Structures and Determinants of Violence
13(34)
Nancy Scheper-Hughes
Social Stratification, Health, and Violence in the Very Young
47(22)
W. Thomas Boyce
The Discourse on Violence Prevention: What Are the Implications for Smaller Schools?
69(16)
John Devine
Social Cognition as a Mediator of the Influence of Family and Community Violence on Adolescent Development: Implications for Intervention
85(21)
Catherine P. Bradshaw
James Garbarino
Biological Aspects of Social Bonding and the Roots of Human Violence
106(22)
Cort A. Pedersen
Strengthening Healthy Resistance and Courage in Children: A Gender-Based Strategy for Preventing Youth Violence
128(13)
Carol Gilligan
Male Adolescent Rites of Passage: Positive Visions of Multiple Developmental Pathways
141(10)
William S. Pollack
Age, Puberty, and Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence in Adolescence
151(16)
Holly Foster
John Hagan
Jeanne Brooks-Gunn
Part II. Secondary Prevention: Tactics That Apply to Individuals at Risk
Epigenetic Programming of Stress Responses through Variations in Maternal Care
167(14)
Eric W. Fish
Dara Shahrokh
Rose Bagot
Christian Caldji
Timothy Bredy
Moshe Szyf
Michael J. Meaney
Early-Life Trauma and the Psychogenesis and Prevention of Violence
181(20)
Peter Fonagy
Cost-Effective Violence Prevention through Targeted Family Interventions
201(14)
Peter W. Greenwood
The Role of the Bystander in the Social Architecture of Bullying and Violence in Schools and Communities
215(18)
Stuart W. Twemlow
Peter Fonagy
Frank C. Sacco
Collective Violence: Comparisons between Youths and Chimpanzees
233(24)
Richard W. Wrangham
Michael L. Wilson
Genetic Influences on Aggressive Behaviors and Arousability in Animals
257(10)
Sonoko Ogawa
Elena Choleris
Donald Pfaff
On the Nature and Nurture of Antisocial Behavior and Violence
267(11)
Essi Viding
Role of Alcohol Consumption in Escalation to Violence
278(12)
Klaus A. Miczek
Eric W. Fish
Rosa M.M. De Almeida
Sara Faccidomo
Joseph F. DeBold
Part III. Tertiary Prevention: Tactics That Apply to Adolescents Who Have Already Exhibited Violent Behaviors
The Discrete Character of High-Lethality Youth Violence
290(10)
Franklin E. Zimring
Beyond the Prison Paradigm: From Provoking Violence to Preventing it by Creating ``Anti-Prisons'' (Residential Colleges and Therapeutic Communities)
300(25)
James Gilligan
Bandy Lee
The Behavioral Economics of Violence
325(11)
Howard Rachlin
Escalated Aggressive Behavior: New Pharmacotherapeutic Approaches and Opportunities
336(20)
Klaus A. Miczek
Sara Faccidomo
Rosa M.M. De Almeida
Makoto Bannai
Eric W. Fish
Joseph F. Debold
The Psychopharmacologic Treatment of Violent Youth
356(26)
James Gilligan
Bandy Lee
Serotonin and Aggression
382(11)
Berend Olivier
Catecholamines and Aggression: The Role of COMT and MAO Polymorphisms
393(6)
Jan Volavka
Robert Bilder
Karen Nolan
Anabolic Androgenic Steroids and Aggression: Studies Using Animal Models
399(18)
Marilyn Y. McGinnis
Index of Contributors 417

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