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Tackling men’s violence in families: lessons for the UK

Hester Marianne

in Tackling men's violence in families

Published by Policy Press

Published in print June 2005 | ISBN: 9781861346032
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447303640 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/policypress/9781861346032.003.0011
Tackling men’s violence in families: lessons for the UK

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This chapter links the themes from the previous chapters to current issues in the UK. It begins by briefly outlining some of the key developments in English policies and practices with regard to the tackling of men's violence in families. The chapter then reflects on the lessons and conclusions that can be drawn from the practices of the UK's Nordic counterparts.

Keywords: family violence; domestic violence; men's violence; social policy; United Kingdom; Nordic countries

Chapter.  3739 words. 

Subjects: Marriage and the Family

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