Why kids kill parents child abuse and adolescent homicide kathleen m heide on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers a tragic portrait of adolescents who kill their parents is revealed in this volume these young people almost always kill out of desperation as they are almost always victims of severe child abuse. Kathleen m heide phd is professor of criminology at the university of south florida tampa she has published two widely acclaimed books on juvenile homicide why kids kill parents child abuse . Why kids kill parents is to be distinguished from books and articles that have recently appeared in the popular press on adolescent parricide offenders this book unlike others does not start with the premise that adolescents who kill parents have killed because they have been abused and saw no other way out of an intolerable situation. In why kids kill parents heide shares her research on children who kill their parents and what factors emotional social physical and psychological were relevant one of the problems with studying the phenomena of parricide particularly in children is the fact that it doesnt happen all that often which is a good thing. Why kids kill parents concludes with an examination of types of intervention that are effective in treating both severely abused children and abused youth who kill their parents according to heide most adolescent parricide offenders can be reintegrated into society through treatment not imprisonment
How it works:
1. Register Trial Account.
2. Download The Books as you like ( Personal use )