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A topical Bibliography developed in conjunction with the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention and the APUS Library

Physical and Emotional Abuse of the Elderly

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Recognizing Elder Abuse for Law Enforcement
Resource Guide


This guide, developed in conjunction with the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention, provides a starting place for research on the topic of Elder Abuse.  It includes links to key open web resources, including article databases, journals and books, as well as other resources that may be available by special request only.  Use the tabs above to find the type of information you need.

Elder Abuse: The Crime of the Twenty-First Century?

California attorney Paul Greenwood examines what constitutes elder abuse, how we handle these cases in our judicial system, why incidents of elder abuse are on the rise, and how you can protect yourself and your loved ones.  University of California Television (UCTV).

 

An Age for Justice, Confronting Elder Abuse in America

Shows the families and individuals whose lives have been turned upside down by elder abuse. The video provides stark proof of the financial, emotional, and phsycial and psychological impact of the violence and abuse that an estimated five million Americans face every day. Elder Justice Now Campaign, 2010. 16 min.