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Title Gender-based violence and public health : international perspectives on budgets and policies / edited by Keerty Nakray
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 233 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in public health
Routledge studies in public health.
Contents Conceptual framework -- Gender based violence : a framework for public health budgets and policies / Keerty Nakray -- Gender budgets and public health approach : addressing gender based violence in India / Vibhuti Patel -- Gender-based violence as a public health issue and the legal perspective : a critical overview / Ronagh McQuigg -- Gender, gender-based violence, and HIV/AIDS : review of evidence and policy / Rachel Jewkes -- Measuring gender based violence : issues of impact and prevalence / Emma Williamson -- Gender-based violence in Australia : a state-based joined-up approach / Deborah Western and Robyn Mason -- Risks, impacts, and responses to gender based violence -- Gender-based violence in post-disaster recovery situations : an emerging public health issue / Margaret Alston Chapter -- Gender, use and abuse : sexually abused women in alcohol and drug treatment / Jan Breckenridge and Michael Salter -- The impact of intimate partner violence on the mental health of Latin American immigrant women in the U.S. / Blanca M. Ramos -- Legal response to domestic violence in Tajikistan / Dilbar Turkhanova -- Sexual violence within intimate contexts of marriage : integrating human rights and public health approach for gender sensitive interventions / Nishi Mitra -- Gender-based violence and reproductive health in five Indian states / Ernestina Coast, Tiziana Leone, and Alankar Malviya -- Rethinking gender based violence and public health policies in India : insights from Dilaasa, Mumbai, India / Padma Bhate-Deosthali and Ravi Duggal -- Contributing to the prevention of domestic violence related homicide : a multi-systemic practice response framework / Jan Breckenridge and Kerrie James -- Sexual violence and culture of silence in India : critical appraisal of role of health services / Nishi Mitra
Summary This collection develops a public health approach for working with gender-based violence, paying specific attention to international budgets, policies and practice and drawing on a wide selection of empirical studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Abused women -- Mental health.
Public health.
Battered Women.
Health Policy -- economics.
International Cooperation.
Violence -- prevention & control.
Women's Health -- economics.
Form Electronic book
Author Nakray, Keerty.
ISBN 0203077342 (electronic bk.)
1135131066 (electronic bk.)
1299148263 (MyiLibrary)
9780203077344 (electronic bk.)
9781135131067 (electronic bk.)
9781299148260 (MyiLibrary)