Women in midlife and older experiencing intimate partner violence [microform] : are battered women's shelters in Atlantic Canada ready to answer the call? ; a thesis / Kristal D. LeBlanc.
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|Robertson Library||LE3.P8 2011 leb||37348007137961||MICROFORM||Available||-|
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|Subject:||Middle-aged women > Violence against > Atlantic Provinces.
Older women > Violence against > Atlantic Provinces.
Women's shelters > Atlantic Provinces.
- ISBN: 9780494644669
- Physical Description: 2 microfiche (125 leaves) ; 28 cm.
- Publisher: Ottawa : Library and Archives Canada, 2011.
|General Note:|| Submitted to the Faculty of Education in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Applied Health Services Research, University of Prince Edward Island.
|Dissertation Note:|| Thesis (M.A.H.S.R.)--University of Prince Edward Island, 2010.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (leaves 85-100).
|Summary:|| "Researchers have debated whether women in later life experiencing intimate partner violence (IPV) are victims of IPV or elder abuse (EA). This study operates under the notion that women experiencing abuse by their partners are victims of IPV regardless of age. However, it is largely unknown if services for victims of IPV are appropriate across the lifespan. The current study addressed this gap by investigating how stage 1 transition homes in Atlantic Canada are meeting the needs of women in midlife and older." -- Abstract, p.3.
|Original Version Note:|| Reproduction of original: Charlottetown : University of Prince Edward Island, 2010.