The Journal of Adult Protection: Volume 16 Issue 3

Evidence-based practice in relation to safeguarding adults


Table of contents - Special Issue: Recent developments in elder abuse research

The dark side of Norwegian nursing homes: factors influencing inadequate care

Wenche Malmedal, Randi Hammervold, Britt-Inger Saveman

– The purpose of this paper is to investigate factors that influence the probability that staff will commit acts of inadequate care, abuse, and neglect.

Hate crime against older people in England and Wales – an econometric enquiry

José Iparraguirre

The purpose of this paper is to present an econometric analysis of hate crime against older people based on data for England and Wales for 2010-2011 disaggregated by Crown…

What happens to the “hand that rocked the cradle”? A study of elderly abuse in India

Sonali Bhattacharya, Shubhasheesh Bhattacharya

– The purpose of this paper is to analyse the possible causes of elderly abuse in India and its repercussions for the society, based on the real cases and reports.

Risks of financial abuse of older people with dementia: findings from a survey of UK voluntary sector dementia community services staff

Kritika Samsi, Jill Manthorpe, Karishma Chandaria

Financial abuse of people with dementia is of rising concern to family carers, the voluntary sector and professionals. Little is known about preventative and early…

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