Item description for Violence Against Vulnerable Groups (Responses to Violence in Everyday Life) by Hilary Brown...
The abuse and intimidation of vulnerable groups including children, people with disabilities and older people, is a common occurrence, whether it takes place in family homes, residential facilities or public places. This publication explores the roots of violence against these groups and reviews the work of the Council of Europe to address this issue. It develops a social model of vulnerability, reviews current research, and analyses a range of preventive strategies, clarifying the mandate which governments and mainstream agencies hold in relation to vulnerable citizens.
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Studio: Council of Europe
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.87" Width: 5.51" Height: 0.24" Weight: 0.22 lbs.
Publisher Council of Europe
ISBN 9287154473 ISBN13 9789287154477
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More About Hilary Brown
Hilary Brown is Lecturer in German at the University of Wales Swansea, and author of a book and several articles on German women's writing.