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No Safe Haven: Male Violence Against Women at Home, at Work, and in the Community
The Culture and Context of Male Violence Against Women Understanding the Perpetrator and the Victim - Who Abuses and Who is Abused? The Prevalence of Intimate Violence - Physical and Psychological… Expand
Abortion and mental health: Evaluating the evidence.
- B. Major, M. Appelbaum, L. Beckman, M. Dutton, N. Russo, C. West
- The American psychologist
- 1 December 2009
The authors evaluated empirical research addressing the relationship between induced abortion and women's mental health. Two issues were addressed: (a) the relative risks associated with abortion… Expand
The Motherhood Mandate
- N. Russo
- 1 July 1976
The centrality of motherhood to the definition of the adult female is characterized in the form of a mandate which requires having at least two children and raising them well. The processes mandating… Expand
Exploring Feminist Women's Body Consciousness
In a qualitative investigation of young feminists' experience of body consciousness, 25 feminist women each participated in one of 6 focus groups examining the ways they experienced body image and… Expand
- N. Russo, Angela G. Pirlott
- Psychology, Medicine
- Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
- 1 November 2006
Abstract: The United Nations has identified gender‐based violence against women as a global health and development issue, and a host of policies, public education, and action programs aimed at… Expand
Mexican American Women’s Definitions of Rape and Sexual Abuse
Focus group approach was used to explore concepts related to rape and sexual abuse among 17 Mexican immigrant women living in rural Arizona. The women discussed definitions of various forms of… Expand
Women psychologists in academe. Mixed progress, unwarranted complacency.
H istorically, academe has been an inhospitable place for women—indeed, one of the reasons psychologists are represented in so many other diverse employment settings is because women with psychology… Expand
Psychological responses after abortion
A review of methodologically sound studies of the psychological responses of U.S. women after they obtained legal, nonrestrictive abortions indicates that distress is generally greatest before the… Expand
Psychological factors in abortion. A review.
Psychological research is increasingly involved in debates regarding abortion. While recognizing the diversity of ethical and moral issues intertwined with abortion, the American Psychological… Expand
Family and Work Predictors of Psychological Well-Being Among Hispanic Women Professionals
This study examines the relative contributions of job- and gender-related variables to the mental health of Hispanic women professionals. Hispanic women professionals, managers and business owners (n… Expand