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Child abuse in Europe

McElvaney, Rosaleen orcid logoORCID: 0000-0002-0204-7270 and Lalor, Kevin (2014) Child abuse in Europe. In: Conte, Jon, (ed.) Child Abuse and Neglect Worldwide. Praeger, Santa Barbara, CA, pp. 27-54. ISBN 978-1-4408-0090-0

This chapter gives an overview of child abuse in Europe including definitions, prevalence, intervention & legal responses. . We outline the key contemporary issues, drawing in particular on the Council of Europe’s strategy for the promotion of children’s’ rights and the protection of children from violence, Building a Europe for and with Children (2012 – 2015).
Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:Child abuse; Child sexual abuse
DCU Faculties and Centres:DCU Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Science and Health > School of Nursing and Human Sciences
Use License:This item is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License. View License
ID Code:20940
Deposited On:08 Dec 2015 14:54 by Rosaleen Mcelvaney . Last Modified 02 Jan 2020 12:22

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