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Preventing violence against women a European perspective : [responses to violence in everyday life in a democratic society] by Sheila Reid

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Published by Council of Europe Pub. in Strasbourg Cedex .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women -- Crimes against -- Europe -- Prevention.,
  • Rape -- Europe -- Prevention.,
  • Family violence -- Europe -- Prevention.,
  • Europeans -- Attitudes.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSheila Reid.
ContributionsCouncil of Europe.
The Physical Object
Pagination113 p. ;
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19553096M
ISBN 109287152918, 9287153574

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