Essays about: "Intimate partner violence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 51 essays containing the words Intimate partner violence.

  1. 1. The Invisibility of Economic Violence in Swedish Legal and Gender Equality Policy Discourse

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Lindskog; [2020]
    Keywords : men s violence against women; intimate partner violence; gender equality; legal discourse; economic violence;

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  2. 2. "A lot of jealousy and a little craziness"- A case-study of the Foundation 1000 Möjligheter and its project

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Therese Bergius; [2020]
    Keywords : Prevention initiatives; sustainable development; violence against women; youth intimate partner violence; youth-specific factors;

    Abstract : In Sweden, 23% of young women and girls between 16-24 reports to have been abused at least one time by a current- or ex-partner. Youth intimate partner violence is a critical issue with great negative impact on both individuals and society if not prevented early. READ MORE

  3. 3. Intimate Partner Violence and Domestic Violence within Same-Sex Relationships

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema GenusLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Lee Martin; [2020]
    Keywords : intimate partner violence; IPV; domestic violence; domestic abuse; lesbian; intersectionality;

    Abstract : This thesis seeks to analyze the issue of intimate partner violence (IPV) within female same-sex relationships in order to uncover how/if it can be related to an invisibility of female same-sex relationships in society at large. By analyzing various articles and academic texts dealing with IPV in both heterosexual and homosexual relationships, the hope is to establish some core differences and similarities within the field of IPV research. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intimate partner violence and the role of the health caresystem

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Anna Maria Dahlbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : Intimate partner violence; Screening; Domestic violence; Normalization;

    Abstract : IntroductionHealth care is important for identifying IPV (intimate partner violence). Screening variesbetween clinics. By supporting the victim, chances for cooperation in the investigationincreases and thus the conviction rate. Health care needs to identify and support IPV victimswhen reporting crimes. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Two-Year Trap

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Regina Mattsson; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : marriage migration; gendered citizenship; intimate partner violence; structural violence;

    Abstract : Marriage migration contests the normative boundaries of marriage and is therefore becoming object to vast regulations. The Swedish Alien Act’s two-year rule is one such regulation, that is implemented to weed out “fraudulent marriages” among marriage migrants. READ MORE