'Changing and Competing Conceptions of Risk and Their Implications for Public Health Approaches to Child Protection'

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Abstract

Primarily drawing upon experiences from England, this chapter provides a critical appraisal of the public health approach to child protection in terms of the implications for: secondary prevention and cost; problem specificity; screening and the identification of cases; and surveillance, confidentiality and civil liberties.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRe-visioning Public Health Approaches to Protecting Children
EditorsBob Lonne, Deb Scott, Daryl Higgins, Todd Herrenkohl
Place of PublicationSwitzerland
Chapter5
Pages65-78
Number of pages14
Publication statusPublished - 15 May 2019

Publication series

NameChild Maltreatment: Contemporary Issues in Research and Policy
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number9
ISSN (Print)2211-9701
ISSN (Electronic)2211-971X

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Parton, N. (2019). 'Changing and Competing Conceptions of Risk and Their Implications for Public Health Approaches to Child Protection'. In B. Lonne, D. Scott, D. Higgins, & T. Herrenkohl (Eds.), Re-visioning Public Health Approaches to Protecting Children (pp. 65-78). (Child Maltreatment: Contemporary Issues in Research and Policy; No. 9). Switzerland.