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The Violent Workplace.


The violent workplace.

Waddington, P.A.J. et al.

Willan Publishing


204 pages




Waddington (sociology, U. of Reading, UK) et al. examine violence in the workplaces of police, accident and emergency staff, social workers, and mental health professionals that ranges from anger to physical violence. They discuss the nature of their research and the meaning of violence in connection with the act, the relationship of the people, where it happened, and the outcome and impact on victims, in addition to moral aspects and prevention. Distributed in the US by ISBS.

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Date:May 1, 2006
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