An ethnographic-feminist study of Jordanian women's experiences of domestic violence and process of resolution.

Abstract

We interviewed 12 Jordanian women who had experienced domestic violence (DV) and were receiving assistance at the Jordanian Women's Union (JWU). Our aim was to explore the history and factors supporting attainment of freedom from DV. Narratives revealed themes of DV toward girls; forced marriage; physical, psychological, or sexual abuse before and during… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/07399332.2012.673661

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