More Responsibilities, Less Control: Understanding the Challenges and Difficulties Involved in Mothering in the Context of Domestic Violence
- War on women: A viewpoint on domestic violence. Lerner, Vivian // Off Our Backs;Apr97, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p14
Provides a psychological profile of an abused woman as victim of domestic violence. Statistics showing that 96% of victims of domestic violence as women; Analysis on the history of the patriarchal structure of society; Empowering of women.
- COMPARISONS OF MORAL REASONING LEVELS BETWEEN BATTERED AND NON-BATTERED WOMEN. Busch, Noel Bridget // Journal of Social Work Education;Winter2004, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p57
This paper investigates the level of moral reasoning of battered and non-battered women. The findings from a comparison group of battered and non-battered women on the Defining Issues Test are reported. The relationships between a dependent variable, level of moral development, and two...
- Special Series on Domestic Violence. // Off Our Backs;Oct2001, Vol. 31 Issue 9
Introduces a series of articles on domestic violence. History of the battered women's movement; Professionalization of battered women's shelters; Politics of domestic violence research.
- Survey on abuse rallies Japanese women. Davey, Denise // Herizons;Spring95, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p31
Reports on the efforts of Japanese women's groups to eliminate domestic violence in the country. Domestic Violence Research Group's survey on domestic violence; Social conditions; Women's Counselling Centre's counselling on prostitutes.
- Violence against Women: Current Theory and Practice in Domestic Abuse, Sexual Violence and Exploitation. Keeling, June // British Journal of Social Work;Sep2013, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p1249
The article reviews the book "Violence against Women: Current Theory and Practice in Domestic Abuse, Sexual Violence and Exploitation" by Nancy Lombard and Lesley Mcmillan.
- Working on domestic violence. // Occupational Hazards;Jan97, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p24
Discusses various aspects of women as victims of domestic violence in the United States. Interference of domestic violence with women's job; Participation of employed battered women to a pilot study; Harmful effect of domestic violence to employment; Programs to solve the problem of domestic...
- Reframing Our Approach to Domestic Violence: The Cyclic Batterer Syndrome. Nicolette, Jodean; Nuovo, Jim // American Family Physician;12/1/1999, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p2498
Editorial. Suggests steps to help perpetrators of domestic violence in the United States. Reasons for placing emphasis on identifying and treating victims; Information on the intervention techniques in domestic violence; Percentage of women who suffered domestic violence during their lifetime.
- Breaking the cycle of violence. Foglino, Annette // Self;Sep96, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p192
Presents true stories of four women's struggle to end the cycle of domestic violence. Factors that helped increase public awareness of the reality of domestic violence; Julia M. Jones' abusive three-year relationship; Refuge provided by a women's shelter to Daphne Pryor; Denise Villescaz's...
- Study compares domestic violence in urban and rural women. Johnson, Marilou; Elliott, Barbara // American Family Physician;11/15/1995, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p2082
Reports that women in a rural setting are more likely to be in a battering relationship than women in an urban setting. Success of domestic violence intervention program in the urban setting; Prevalence of domestic violence documented in the study.