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Male peer support and a feminist routing activities theory: Understanding sexual assault on the college campus
Routine activities theorists traditionally have assumed offenders' motivation and victims' suitability from demographic correlates, and have done little to study effective guardianship. In this paperExpand
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The incidence and prevalence of woman abuse in Canadian university and college dating relationships
This paper presents incidence and prevalence data gathered from the first Canadian national representative sample survey on the sexual, physical, and psychological victimization of women inExpand
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Woman abuse in dating relationships: The relevance of social support theory
Many women are victimized by their boyfriends. Furthermore, male social networks may encourag e members to abuse their girlfriends. A review of relevant literature shows that social support theoryExpand
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Feminist contributions to understanding woman abuse: Myths, controversies, and realities
Woman abuse in intimate heterosexual relationships takes different shapes and forms and is a worldwide public health problem. Many journalists, activists, and researchers, however, minimize theExpand
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The Role of Profeminist Men in Dealing With Woman Abuse on the Canadian College Campus
Stopping woman abuse on the North American college campus has not been very successful thus far. There is a major backlash, where students, faculty, and administrators too often either feel that theExpand
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Measuring the Extent of Woman Abuse in Intimate Heterosexual Relationships: A Critique of the Conflict Tactics Scales
Large-scale survey data have played an important role in sensitizing the media, government officials, and members of the general public to the shocking extent of woman abuse in intimate, heterosexualExpand
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Current Controversies on Defining Nonlethal Violence Against Women in Intimate Heterosexual Relationships
There is considerable disagreement about what harmful behaviors should be included in a definition of nonlethal violence against women in intimate heterosexual relationships. For example, manyExpand
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Male Peer Support and Woman Abuse: The Current State of Knowledge
Abstract This paper reviews the current empirical literature on the relationship between male peer support and woman abuse in intimate, heterosexual relationships. Suggestions for future quantitativeExpand
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Theoretical and Definitional Issues in Violence Against Women
In the first edition of this book, we stated what was obvious to experts in the field: The number of studies on violence against women has increased dramatically in recent years (DeKeseredy &Expand
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