Selected estimates of the costs of violence against women
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Published by Centre for Research on Violence Against Women and Children in London, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Abused women -- Canada.,
  • Family violence -- Economic aspects -- Canada.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementproject manager, Lorraine Greaves ; [with] Olena Hankivsky, JoAnn Kingston-Riechers.
SeriesPublication series / Centre for Research on Violence Against Women and Children, Publication series (Centre for Research on Violence Against Women and Children (London, Ont.))
ContributionsGreaves, Lorraine., Hankivsky, Olena., Kingston-Riechers, JoAnn.
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19312090M

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