2012, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Measuring family violence in Victoria : Victorian family violence database. Volume 5, Eleven year trend analysis 1999-2010.

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Measuring family violence in Victoria : Victorian family violence database
 
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Physical Description
  • 236 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. + CD-ROM.
Published
  • Melbourne, Vic. : Dept. of Justice, 2012.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Measuring family violence in Victoria : Victorian family violence database. Volume 5, Eleven year trend analysis 1999-2010.
Also Titled
  • Victorian family violence database Volume 5 : eleven year trend analysis (1999-2010).
Other Authors
  • Diemer, Kristin.
  • Victoria. Victims Support Agency.
  • Victoria. Dept. of Justice
Published
  • Melbourne, Vic. : Dept. of Justice, 2012.
Physical Description
  • 236 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. + CD-ROM.
Subjects
Summary
  • This report is a source document on statistics and trends in family violence in Victoria, for the period 1999-2010. It provides information on: the prevalence of family violence, victim-offender relationships, characteristics of adult victims, characteristics of child victims, disabled people and family violence, culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities, Indigenous people, older people, risk indicators, and emergency hospitalisation. Background information on the development of the Victorian Family Violence Database, the underreporting of family violence, and data collection issues is also included. The database draws on case files from the police, courts, supported accommodation services, hospital emergency departments, and crime helplines.
Contents
  • Executive summary
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The development of the Victorian Family Violence Database
  • 3. Family violence reporting and barriers to seeking assistance
  • 4. Data and the Victorian Family Violence Database
  • 5. Overview of the victims and perpetrators of family violence
  • 6. Adult victims of family violence
  • 7. Child victims of family violence
  • 8. Known disability among those involved in family violence
  • 9. Family violence patients presenting to the emergency department of the Victorian hospital system
  • 10. Members of culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities who have experienced family violence
  • 11. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders who have experienced family violence
  • 12. Family violence: the nature of the violence, risk assessment and risk management
  • 13. Older Australians and family violence incidents
  • 14. Conclusion
  • Appendices.
Notes
  • Cover title.
  • "Prepared by the Victims Support Agency."--T.p. verso.
  • "Author: Kristin Diemer"--Acknowledgements.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-230)
  • Also available in an electronic format via the Internet.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781921627545
Dewey Number
  • 362.8292
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