Football and Domestic Abuse: A Literature Review

Crowley, A., Brooks, O. and Lombard, N. (2014) Football and Domestic Abuse: A Literature Review. Project Report. Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research, Glasgow.

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Tackling domestic abuse is a key priority for the Scottish Government and its partners. There is evidence of a correlation between the occurrence of certain football matches in Scotland and increased reports of domestic abuse. There is, however, limited evidence that explains this link. This literature review was commissioned by the Scottish Government to examine existing evidence about the relationship between domestic abuse and football.

Item Type:Research Reports or Papers (Project Report)
Additional Information:SCCJR Research Report 06/2014
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Brooks, Dr Oona
Authors: Crowley, A., Brooks, O., and Lombard, N.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Social and Political Sciences > Sociology Anthropology and Applied Social Sciences
Publisher:Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research

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