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Title Addressing violence, abuse and oppression : debates and challenges / edited by Barbara Fawcett and Fran Waugh
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2008


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Description x, 232 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction -- Women and violence / Barbara Fawcett -- Men and violence / Maurice Hanlon -- Trapped within poverty and violence / Deborah Hart -- Towards healing : recognizing the trauma surrounding Aboriginal family violence / Karen Menzies and Lorna McNamara -- Feminism(s) and domestic violence within national policy contexts / Ruth Phillips -- 'Violence', criminal justice, the law, policy and practice / Lesley Laing -- Challenging the second closet : intimate partner violence between lesbians / Jude Irwin -- Violence against women in rural settings / Margot Rawsthorne
Violence against children within the family / Fran Waugh -- Violence and the state : asylum seeker children / Denise Lynch -- Out of the asylum : from restraints to freedom? / Zita Weber -- Violence against the self : self-harm and suicide / Agi O'Hara -- Disability and violence / Barbara Fawcett -- Older people and violence / Lindsey Napier and Fran Waugh -- Human service professionals, violence and the workplace / Rosalie Pockett -- Conclusion
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [191]-225) and index
Subject Human services.
People with disabilities -- Abuse of.
Social service.
Victims of family violence.
Victims of violent crimes -- Services for -- Australia.
Victims of violent crimes -- Services for -- Great Britain.
Violence -- Australia -- Prevention.
Violence -- Great Britain -- Prevention.
Women -- Abuse of.
Battered Women [MESH]
Battered Women.
Disabled Persons [MESH]
Disabled Persons.
Social Work [MESH]
Social Work.
Violence [MESH]
Author Fawcett, Barbara, 1955-
Waugh, Fran, 1955-
LC no. 2007023599
ISBN 0415422639 (hardback)
0415422647 (paperback)
9780415422635 (hardback)
9780415422642 (paperback)