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Author Scott, Kimberly A
Title Violence Prevention in Low- and Middle-Income Countries : Finding a Place on the Global Agenda: Workshop Summary
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2008
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Note FrontMatter -- Reviewers -- Contents -- Preface -- Summary -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Setting the Stage -- 3 Why the World Should Care About Violence Prevention -- 4 The Intersection of Violence and Health -- 5 What Is Working Around the World in Violence Prevention? -- 6 Words of Wisdom: Working with the Media and Nongovernmental Organizations -- 7 Scaling Up International Support for Violence Prevention -- 8 Opportunities and Challenges for U.S. Agencies and Organizations to Focus on Violence Prevention in Developing Countries -- 9 Taking Global Violence Prevention to the Next Step: Questions for the Workshop Participants -- References -- Appendixes -- Appendix A: Workshop Agenda -- Appendix B: Participant List -- Appendix C: Background Papers for June 2007 Workshop -- Preventing Violence in Developing Countries: A Framework for Action--James A. Mercy, Alex Butchart, Mark L. Rosenberg, Linda Dahlberg, Alison Harvey -- The Intersection of Violence Against Women and HIV/AIDS--Jacquelyn C. Campbell, Marguerite L. Baty, Reem Ghandour, Jamila Stockman, Leilani Francisco, Jennifer Wagman -- A Logical Framework for Preventing Interpersonal and Self-Directed Violence in Low- and Middle-Income Countries--Susan Zaro, Mark L. Rosenberg, James A. Mercy -- Collective Violence: Health Impact and Prevention--Victor W. Sidel, Barry S. Levy -- Violence, Health, and Development--Richard Matzopoulos, Brett Bowman, Alexander Butchart -- Appendix D: Biographies of Planning Committee Members and Workshop Speakers
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Link Print version: Scott, Kimberly A. Violence Prevention in Low- and Middle-Income Countries : Finding a Place on the Global Agenda: Workshop Summary Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press,c2008 9780309112055
Subject Violence -- Developing countries -- Prevention -- Congresses.;Violence -- Health aspects -- Developing countries -- Congresses
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