Works Under Criminology

Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect with Parent Training: Evidence and Opportunities

SummaryResearchers have identified four common co-occurring parental risk factors—substance abuse, mental illness, domestic violence, and child conduct problems—that lead to child maltreat-ment. The extent to which maltreatment prevention programs must directly address these risk factors to improve responsiveness to parenting programs or can directly focus on improving parenting skills, says Richard Barth, remains uncertain.Barth begins by describing how each of the four parental issues i...

Save
Anderson Ugwu 24 PAGES (11696 WORDS) Criminology Essay/Paper 982 Views 0 Orders
Rape rate in Nigeria

Save
Aleburu Ruffy 5 PAGES (7000 WORDS) Criminology Project 0 Views 0 Orders
The Revival of Comparative Criminology in a Globalised World: Local Variances and Indigenous Over‐representation

AbstractIn this article, I first examine the viability of comparative criminological research in a globalised world. Further, I test the validity of some global explanatory models against the local situation in countries that appear to resist the dominant trend, such as the Netherlands and Canada. I then zoom in even further to the intra‐national differences in some federal nations, such as Canada and Australia, where this situation is often linked to the overrepresentation of Indigenous pe...

Save
Anderson Ugwu 25 PAGES (8457 WORDS) Criminology Essay/Paper 731 Views 0 Orders
THE ROLES OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND PUBLIC COMPLAINT COMMISSION: A STUDY OF CHILD ABUSE IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The study examined the role of Human Rights institutions in the country in addressing the problem of child abuse. The objective of this study is causes, types and effects of child abuse on the child, the family and the nation.  The work is meant to draw closer attention on this increasing scourge and access measures of addressing to preserve the ...

Save
Shola Oni Premium 46 PAGES (12988 WORDS) Criminology Project 0 Views 0 Orders