Child sexual abuse in England and Wales: prosecution and prevalence 1918-1970 - Louise A. Jackson

Child sexual abuse in England and Wales: prosecution and prevalence 1918-1970

By Louise A. Jackson

  • Release Date: 2015-06-19
  • Genre: History

Description

Why were the courts and police so slow to act on child sexual abuse? Dr Louise Jackson, of the University of Edinburgh, reviews the twentieth century criminal justice system in England and Wales.