Shallow affect, no remorse: The shadow of trauma in the inner city.

@article{Roach2013ShallowAN,
  title={Shallow affect, no remorse: The shadow of trauma in the inner city.},
  author={Christopher B. Roach},
  journal={Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology},
  year={2013},
  volume={19},
  pages={150-163}
}
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