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    14-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST

Article ID: 707913

The More the Merrier? Children with Multiple Siblings More Susceptible to Bullying

American Psychological Association (APA)

A child with more than one brother or sister is more likely to be the victim of sibling bullying than those with only one sibling, and firstborn children and older brothers tend to be the perpetrators, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.

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11-Feb-2019 4:00 PM EST

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Article ID: 708068

Case Western Reserve Researcher Awarded $1.3 Million to Develop Decision-Making Tool for Treating Intimate Partner Violence

Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine’s Gunnur Karakurt, PhD has been awarded a four-year, $1.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to identify effective treatments for intimate partner violence (IPV), and to develop a decision-making tool for care providers. The project involves analyzing national data to identify subgroups of people who respond similarly to specific IPV treatments. By combining findings with a meta-analysis of the literature and computer modeling, clinicians will be better able to choose between evidence-based treatments.

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13-Feb-2019 3:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 708019

Climate change increases potential for conflict and violence

Iowa State University

Climate change is accelerating the severity of natural disasters, which will have a direct and indirect effect on violence and aggression, according to a new study. Iowa State researchers have identified three ways climate change will increase the likelihood of violence.

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13-Feb-2019 9:40 AM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 707715

WIU Terrorism Researcher’s New Book Offers Insights into Family Terror Networks, Their Implications and How to Combat this Growing Feature of Global Terrorism

Western Illinois University

A new book authored by Western Illinois University Homeland Security Professor Dean C. Alexander addresses the aspects of family terror networks, their implications and countering this increasingly prominent facet of international terrorism.

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7-Feb-2019 11:05 AM EST

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Article ID: 707393

Report calls for new strategies to contend with Chicago gangs, violence

University of Illinois at Chicago

The nature of gang violence in Chicago has been changing but policies and practices to address it have not, according to a new report from the University of Illinois at Chicago's Great Cities Institute.

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1-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST

Law and Public Policy

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Article ID: 707084

Putting Understudied Terrorists Under a Microscope

Michigan State University

According to MSU research, the terror attacks we don't often see on the news – cyberattacks by far-left extremists – are causing more widespread destruction than we know.

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25-Jan-2019 12:05 PM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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    24-Jan-2019 4:00 PM EST

Article ID: 706469

Increasing murder rate is erasing gains in life expectancy among Mexican men, UCLA research reports

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences

The murder rate in Mexico increased so dramatically between 2005 and 2015 that it partially offset expected gains in life expectancy among men there, according to a new study by a UCLA public health researcher.

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15-Jan-2019 1:00 PM EST

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