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Self-mutilation, Mary E. Williams, book editor

Label
Self-mutilation
Title
Self-mutilation
Statement of responsibility
Mary E. Williams, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses self-mutilation, whether body modification is self-mutilation, what is the cause of self-mutilation, and what can be done to help prevent the behavior
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.85/82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC552.S4
LC item number
S457 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Mary E.
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Self-mutilation
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Self-mutilation, Mary E. Williams, book editor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0722/2007028156.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-220) and index
Contents
  • Most self-injurers do not have an increased risk of suicide
  • Betsy Bates
  • Self-injury affects males as well as females
  • LifeSIGNS
  • Periodical bibliography
  • Does Body Modification Constitute Self-Mutilation?:
  • Chapter preface
  • Body modification is a form of self-mutilation
  • Sheila Jeffreys
  • Body modification is often a form of self-expression
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • Kathlyn Gay and Christine Whittington
  • Body modification is often a marker of cultural identity
  • Debbie Jefkin-Elnekave
  • Body modification is often a sign of cultural depravity
  • Melanie Phillips
  • Piercing and tattooing can be dangerous
  • Pippa Wysong
  • Cosmetic surgery can be a form of self-mutilation
  • Virginia L Blum
  • Cosmetic surgery boosts self-esteem
  • Introduction
  • Michelle Copeland
  • Periodical bibliography --What Triggers Self-Mutilation?:
  • Chapter preface
  • Unrealistic images in the media contribute to self-mutilation
  • Teen Vogue
  • Cultural oppression can trigger self-mutilation
  • Kimberly Sevcik
  • Domestic abuse can trigger self-mutilation
  • Cathy Fillmore, Colleen Anne Dell, and Elizabeth Fry
  • Variety of factors can trigger self-mutilation
  • How Serious A Problem Is Self-Mutilation?:
  • Laura E Gibson
  • People who are faking illness may engage in self-mutilation
  • Marc D Feldman
  • Periodical bibliography
  • What Should Be Done To Reduce Self-Injurious Behavior?:
  • Chapter preface
  • Self-injury should be tolerated
  • Batya Swift Yasgur
  • Some websites promoting radical body modification should be censored
  • Virginia Tressider
  • Chapter preface
  • Self-injurers should tell others about their problem
  • Celia Richardson
  • Medical personnel need to respond to self-injurers with more empathy
  • Zo Eastwick and Alec Grant
  • Self-help strategies can reduce self-mutilation
  • Deb Martinson
  • Prevention strategies should be adopted
  • Cornell University Family Life Development Center
  • Western beauty customs should be defined as harmful cultural practices
  • Sheila Jeffreys
  • Self-cutting is a serious problem
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
  • D'Arcy Lyness
  • Not acting on the urge to cut is a serious problem
  • Alex Williams
Control code
ocn155715206
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780737738292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007028156
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 987841
  • (OCoLC)155715206
Label
Self-mutilation, Mary E. Williams, book editor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0722/2007028156.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-220) and index
Contents
  • Most self-injurers do not have an increased risk of suicide
  • Betsy Bates
  • Self-injury affects males as well as females
  • LifeSIGNS
  • Periodical bibliography
  • Does Body Modification Constitute Self-Mutilation?:
  • Chapter preface
  • Body modification is a form of self-mutilation
  • Sheila Jeffreys
  • Body modification is often a form of self-expression
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • Kathlyn Gay and Christine Whittington
  • Body modification is often a marker of cultural identity
  • Debbie Jefkin-Elnekave
  • Body modification is often a sign of cultural depravity
  • Melanie Phillips
  • Piercing and tattooing can be dangerous
  • Pippa Wysong
  • Cosmetic surgery can be a form of self-mutilation
  • Virginia L Blum
  • Cosmetic surgery boosts self-esteem
  • Introduction
  • Michelle Copeland
  • Periodical bibliography --What Triggers Self-Mutilation?:
  • Chapter preface
  • Unrealistic images in the media contribute to self-mutilation
  • Teen Vogue
  • Cultural oppression can trigger self-mutilation
  • Kimberly Sevcik
  • Domestic abuse can trigger self-mutilation
  • Cathy Fillmore, Colleen Anne Dell, and Elizabeth Fry
  • Variety of factors can trigger self-mutilation
  • How Serious A Problem Is Self-Mutilation?:
  • Laura E Gibson
  • People who are faking illness may engage in self-mutilation
  • Marc D Feldman
  • Periodical bibliography
  • What Should Be Done To Reduce Self-Injurious Behavior?:
  • Chapter preface
  • Self-injury should be tolerated
  • Batya Swift Yasgur
  • Some websites promoting radical body modification should be censored
  • Virginia Tressider
  • Chapter preface
  • Self-injurers should tell others about their problem
  • Celia Richardson
  • Medical personnel need to respond to self-injurers with more empathy
  • Zo Eastwick and Alec Grant
  • Self-help strategies can reduce self-mutilation
  • Deb Martinson
  • Prevention strategies should be adopted
  • Cornell University Family Life Development Center
  • Western beauty customs should be defined as harmful cultural practices
  • Sheila Jeffreys
  • Self-cutting is a serious problem
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
  • D'Arcy Lyness
  • Not acting on the urge to cut is a serious problem
  • Alex Williams
Control code
ocn155715206
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
228 p.
Isbn
9780737738292
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007028156
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 987841
  • (OCoLC)155715206

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