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Health and Social Studies: Book Launch and Seminar

The School of Health and Social studies are hosting a seminar, entitled "Violence Against Refugee Women: A North African Case Study" from 12:30pm to 1:30pm on Wednesday 3 March. The seminar will be led by Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh.

Immediately after this, there will be the launch of books from six different authors until 3pm. The books featured are as follows:

Global Perspectives on War, Gender and Health: The Sociology and Anthropology of Suffering(PDF Document)
Edited by Hannah Bradby and Gillian Lewando Hundt

Violence Against Women in South Asian Communities(PDF Document)
Edited by Ravi K Thiara and Aisha K Gill

Domestic Violence Working with Men: Research, Practice Experiences and Integrated Responses(PDF Document)
Andrew Day, Patrick O’Leary, Donna Chung and Donna Justo

Ethnic Minorities and Politics: The British Electoral System(PDF Document)
Muhammad Anwar

The Real Cost of Poor Housing(PDF Document)
Maggie Davidson, Mike Roys, Simon Nicol, David Ormandy, Peter Ambrose

Gender and Policy in France(PDF Document)
Gill Allwood and Khursheed Wadia

Evidence and Knowledge for Practice(PDF Document)
Tony Evans and Mark Hardy

If you would like to attend, please email Jas Bains to book a place. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information, visit the Institute of Health website.

At a Glance
Date: Wednesday 3 March 2010
Time: 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Location: Room S0.98, Social Sciences Building
Open To: Everyone
Cost: Need to book
Summary: A seminar on violence against refugee women, followed by the launch of six books