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An Ongoing Journey in the Pursuit of Agency: The Hindu Women’s Organisation of Trinidad andTobago
Where women are honoured, There the Gods are pleased: But where they are not honoured, No sacred rite yields rewards ”So declares the Manu Smriti(111.56) —a text on social conduct. In reviewing the attempts of the Hindu ...
Writing Rage: Unmasking Violence in Caribbean Discourse
Writing Rage undertakes to formulate, on the basis of meticulous analysis, some means of combating the escalating problem of family violence, especially in the Caribbean. The study traces the interrelationship of domestic ...
You have no friends; you have to stand up for yourself: men negotiating domestic abuse
Little is known of how men feel about their own acts of violence and other abuse towards women and the causes thereof. This paper sheds light on the male perspective using data from interviews between male abusers and a ...
Los profesionales de la salud y la prevención de la violencia doméstica contra la mujer
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2008)
VIOLÊNCIA INTRAFAMILIAR: PERCEPÇÕES DE CRIANÇAS ESCOLARES QUE VIVEM EM ABRIGO
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBREnfermagemUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Enfermagem, 2008-11-28)
Domestic violence against children represents an important issue in public health due to its higher taxes of morbidity and mortality. At the same time it constitutes a social and professional challenge. Familiar violence ...
As vicissitudes de famílias que convivem com a violência: um estudo longitudinal com intervenção
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Educação Especial, 2011-04-29)
Family violence is an international phenomenon, victimizing, among others, primarily women and children. The child may be the target of abuse (direct violence) and/or being exposed to marital violence (indirect violence). ...
Mulheres de fibra : narrativas e o ato de narrar entre usuárias e trabalhadoras de um serviço de atenção à vítimas de violência na periferia de São PauloMulheres de fibra : narratives and narrative acts among staff and women who are seen at a public support to victims of doméstic violence in São Paulo periphery
A violência contra a mulher e o atendimento prestado às vítimas : a perspectiva do policial civil
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Educação Especial, 2012-03-06)
The Women's Police Stations were created to combat and prevent violence against women, enabling act in time to prevent the occurrence or worsening damage to individuals development. However, some observational studies, ...