Historical child abuse as a contemporary process: the Swedish inquiry and the Swedish redress process


Since the 1990s, historical institutional child abuse has received political attention in many established democracies (Daly 2014; Sköld & Swain 2015; Sköld 2013; Winter 2014). Alongside inquiries, several states have... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Johanna Sköld (Child Studies, Linköping University)

Topic Areas

Historical and theoretical approaches , Residential child care


SYM05 » International Responses to the Historic Abuse of Children in Care (12:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala de Cámara)