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Gender Violence

Interdisciplinary Perspectives

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by NYU Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Domestic violence,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Violence in Society,
  • Abuse - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Sociology,
  • Family violence,
  • Sex crimes,
  • Violence against,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLaura L. O"Toole (Editor), Jessica R. Schiffman (Editor), Margie L. Kiter Edwards (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages560
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9498410M
    ISBN 100814762107
    ISBN 109780814762103

    This book covers a range of issues and phenomena around gender-related violence in specific cultural and regional conditions. Using an interdisciplinary approach, it discusses historical and contemporary developments that trigger violence while highlighting the social conditions, practices, discourses, and cultural experiences of gender-related violence in India. GBV TRAINING MANUAL v ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS There is a large collection of resources available for training on gender-based violence and an increasing availability of resources, which have shown a demonstrated impact on the topic.

    Book Review: Gender, Violence, Refugees. 07 Feb Guest post by Cecilia Farfán-Méndez. Cecilia is the Head of Security Research Programs at the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies at the University of California San Diego. She holds a Ph.D. in political science with a focus on international relations and organization theory from UC Santa. 'This book is an excellent starting point for anyone interested in understanding and addressing gender violence. The relationship between gender and violence is complex, and constitutive. This handbook provides analytical tools for thinking through this c.

    Gender, Violence and Human Security: Critical Feminist Perspectives. Aili Mari Tripp, Myra Marx Ferree and Christina Ewig (eds.) Book Review. Gender, Violence and Human Security, edited by Aili Mari Tripp, Myra Marx Ferree, and Christina Ewig, is a timely intervention into current debates over human security as an approach to (in)security, violence, and gender. Dec 08,  · The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, which happen each year from Nov. 25 to Dec. 10, offer an important opportunity to step back and consider what we can do all year long to put an end to gender-based violence. Globally, one in three women have experienced physical or sexual violence at the hands of Read more».


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Civil Court Responses to Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse (Cognella Series on Family and Gender-Based Violenc) by Ruth E Fleury-Steiner, M.

Kristen Hefner, et al. | Jul 1, Gender Violence book. Jun 20,  · From the murder of schoolgirls in a rural Amish community to the widespread rape of women in the Sudan to sexual predators on the Internet, this volume explores the persistent, pervasive phenomenon of gendered violence in the United States and around the world/5(7).

Books shelved as gender-based-violence: Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson, Know My Name by Chanel Miller, Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates, The Femicide Machi. - Define gender-based violence. - Identify different types and sites of gender-based violence, its main victims and perpetrators.

- Discuss what gender-based violence is and why it is a violation of women’s human rights. - Analyze gender-based violence from the women’s human rights perspective. Activity 1: Gender-Based Violence: Definitions 1.

Gender-based violence affects every society in the world, and represents a significant impediment to development. Anyone can be a victim of violence on the grounds of their gender identity, but Gender Violence book is predominantly women and girls whose lives are limited by its effects.

This volume explores and discusses the wide variety of forms that gender-based violence can take, including violence that. Book Series Working in Gender & Development book series The WiGaD series brings together themed selections of the best articles from the journal Gender & Development, and other Oxfam publications repackaged in book form to reach a wide audience of development practitioners and policy makers, and students and academics.

The term "gender violence" reflects the idea that violence often serves to maintain structural gender inequalities, and includes all types of violence against men, women, children, adolescents, gay, transgender people and gender non conforming. This type of violence in some way influences or is influenced by gender relations.

GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE AND VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN. PARTICIPANT’S GUIDE. FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS AND SOCIAL WELFARE OFFICERS. MAY This publication is made possible by the generous support of the American. Gender based violence can be viewed--using the sociologist C. Wright Mills's conceptual vocabulary introduced in his book The Sociological Imagination ()--as both a personal trouble and a public issue.

Gender based violence was most often seen in the past as a personal trouble, a private matter between couples. Of course for the women who endure this violence it is very personal and very Cited by: 5.

Gender and violence. Gender-based violence is the physical, sexual or emotional harm or suffering enacted upon an individual as contextualized by societal gender norms. Violence affects the lives of millions worldwide, in all socio-economic and educational classes. Human Rights and Gender Violence is an ambitious study that investigates the tensions between global law and As a result, substantial discrepancies exist between what is decided in the halls of the United Nations and what women experience on a daily basis in their communities/5(3).

PROMOTING GENDER EQUALITY TO PREVENT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN 1 Overview Promoting gender equality is a critical part of violence prevention. The relationship between gender and violence is complex. Evidence suggests, however, that gender inequalities increase the risk of violence by men against women and inhibit.

Jan 15,  · ISLR invites original, unpublished chapters on the theme of ‘Gender-based Cyber Violence’ for an edited E-book with an ISBN number. Gender violence, also known as gender-based violence or gendered violence, is the term used to denote harm inflicted upon individuals and groups that is connected to normative understandings of their gender.

This connection can be in the form of cultural understandings of gender roles, both institutional and structural forces that endorse. May 07,  · This book, winner of the prestigious J.

Anthony Lukas Work-In-Progress Award, takes apart the myths that surround domestic violence, many of which Snyder herself once believed: Restraining orders. The book also contains a number of original pieces with novel approaches to subjects such as domestic violence and its effects on children.

With its interdisciplinary perspective and wide-ranging subject matter, Gender Violence is an excellent primary text as well as an invaluable reference for scholars in the field of women and violence. And yet few studies have been devoted to one of its most disturbing manifestations: gender violence.

This book analyzes this pervasive phenomenon, including the femicides in Ciudad Juárez that have come to exemplify, at least for the media, its most extreme manifestation.

Gender-based violence is a phenomenon deeply rooted in gender inequality, and continues to be one of the most notable human rights violations within all societies.

Gender-based violence is violence directed against a person because of their gender. Both women and men experience gender-based violence but the majority of victims are women and girls.

Oct 01,  · Envisioned for both courses and research topics in domestic violence, family violence, gender and law, and sociology of law, the book challenges readers to understand intimate partner violence not solely, or even primarily, as a criminal law concern but as an economic, public health, community, and human rights problem.

- List common myths that are used to justify gender-based violence. - Distinguish between causes of, and contributing factors to, gender-based violence. - Discuss effects of gender-based violence on women, women’s families, perpetrators, and society as a whole.

- Identify integrated social responses to. The twelve essays in Gender Violence in Peace and War present a continuum of cases where the state enables violence against women—from state-sponsored torture to lax prosecution of sexual assault. Some contributors uncover buried histories of state violence against women throughout the twentieth century, in locations as diverse as Ireland, Indonesia, and savilerowandco.com by: 2."This ground-breaking collection of essays will shape our understanding of the gendered intersections of violence and technology, illuminating how technology alters, intensifies, facilitates, and resists gendered violence.

Gender, Technology and Violence will be the "go to" book for students, researchers, and activists seeking empirical and.Feb 06,  · Angela Hattery and Earl Smith's book, Gender, Power, and Violence, is an excellent introductory text for courses on gender based violence. The authors present a comprehensive intersectional analysis how sexual and intimate partner violence is supported by institutional structures—an analysis that is necessary, if we are to truly end the Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.