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Title Institutional abuse : perspectives across the life course / edited by Nicky Stanley, Jill Manthorpe and Bridget Panhale.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Routledge, 1999.


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 242 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents The institutional abuse of children : An overview of policy and practice / Nicky Stanley -- The abuse of children in institutional settings : Children's perspectives / Mary MacLeod -- Independent investigations into institutional child abuse : Developing theory and practice / Christine Barter -- Abuse of people with learning disabilities : Layers of concern and analysis / Hilary Brown -- User's perceptions : searching for the views of users with learning disabilities / Jill Manthorpe -- The abuse of adults in mental health settings / Jennie Williams and Frank Keating -- Institutional abuse in mental health settings : Survivor perspectives / Jeanette Copperman and Julie McNamara -- The abuse of older people in institutional settings : An overview / Frank Glendenning -- The abuse of older people in institutional settings : Residents' and carers' stories / Les Bright -- The abuse of older people in institutional settings : The role of management and regulation / Roger Clough -- Conclusion : Shifting the focus, from 'bad apples' to users' rights / Jill Manthorpe and Nicky Stanley.
Summary Institutional Abuse brings together a number of different research studies and accounts of institutional abuse from leading academics and researchers. Public enquiries and court cases concerning institutional abuse in a range of settings have generated considerable media interest and have highlighted the need for preventative strategies and appropriate responses. Four areas of abuse are covered: *the abuse of children *the abuse of adults with mental health problems *the abuse of adults with learning difficulties *the abuse of older people. Each section include.
Local Note EBSCOhost SocINDEX with Full Text
Language English.
Subject Institutional care -- Great Britain.
Children -- Institutional care -- Great Britain.
Child abuse -- Great Britain.
People with mental disabilities -- Institutional care -- Great Britain.
People with mental disabilities -- Abuse of -- Great Britain.
Older people -- Institutional care -- Great Britain.
Older people -- Abuse of -- Great Britain.
Child, Institutionalized.
Persons with Mental Disabilities.
Great Britain.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
Child abuse. (OCoLC)fst00854223
Children -- Institutional care. (OCoLC)fst00855000
Institutional care. (OCoLC)fst00974282
Older people -- Abuse of. (OCoLC)fst01199094
Older people -- Institutional care. (OCoLC)fst01199113
People with mental disabilities -- Abuse of. (OCoLC)fst01057384
People with mental disabilities -- Institutional care. (OCoLC)fst01057403
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Indexed Term Institutional abuse
Added Author Stanley, Nicky, 1955- editor.
Manthorpe, Jill, 1955- editor.
Penhale, Bridget, 1955- editor.
Other Form: Print version: Institutional abuse. London ; New York : Routledge, 1999 041518701X (DLC) 99017045 (OCoLC)40668286
ISBN 020301393X (electronic book)
9780203013939 (electronic book)
9780415187022 (paperback)
0415187028 (paperback)
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