Category: Research

New Research on Domestic Violence Against Men

Posted on July 2, 2015 by Kruti Shrotri at http://isciencemag.co.uk/news/new-research-on-domestic-violence-against-men/   When Erin Pizzey set up the first women’s refuge in 1971, she made the matter of domestic violence a societal one, bringing it out from behind closed doors. But ever since, domestic violence has been treated as a heavily gendered crime, in which men…


Unprecedented Domestic Violence Study Affirms Need to Recognize Male Victims

Source: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/5/prweb10741752.htm New York, NY (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 The most comprehensive review of the scholarly domestic violence research literature ever conducted concludes, among other things, that women perpetrate physical and emotional abuse, as well as engage in control behaviors, at comparable rates to men. The Partner Abuse State of Knowledge project, or PASK, whose…


The invisible domestic violence – against men

by Nicola Graham-Kevan Source: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2011/jun/07/feminism-domestic-violence-men That women accounted for 7% of all convictions for domestic violence last year will come as a surprise to many. But what is not clear is whether the growing numbers of women convicted – a 150% increase in five years – represents a rise in actual cases of female-perpetrated domestic…