Cadernos de Saúde Pública
On-line version ISSN 1678-4464
Print version ISSN 0102-311X
MINAYO, Maria Cecília de S.. Social violence from a public health perspective. Cad. Saúde Pública [online]. 1994, vol.10, suppl.1, pp.S7-S18. ISSN 1678-4464. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-311X1994000500002.
This article introduces the reader to the issue of social violence from a public health perspective. It analyzes the topic within society, in the field of health, as expressed by mortality and morbidity. It concludes with a focus on possible proposals by and between sectors, between professional fields, and through articulation with society and social movements.
Keywords : Violence; Health Policies; Public Health.