Preventing violence against women and children : workshop summary

Violence against women and children is a serious public health concern, with costs at multiple levels of society. Although violence is a threat to everyone, women and children are particularly susceptible to victimization because they often have fewer rights or lack appropriate means of protection....

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Main Author: Patel, Deepali
Corporate Authors: Institute of Medicine (U.S.) Forum on Global Violence Prevention, National Academies Press (U.S.), Workshop on Preventing Violence Against Women and Children (2011, Washington, D.C.)
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, D.C. The National Academies Press [2011], 2011
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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