Prevalence and predictors of partner violence against women in the aftermath of war: a survey among couples in northern Uganda.

@article{Saile2013PrevalenceAP,
  title={Prevalence and predictors of partner violence against women in the aftermath of war: a survey among couples in northern Uganda.},
  author={Regina Saile and Frank Christian Neuner and Verena Ertl and Claudia Catani},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={86},
  pages={
          17-25
        }
}
Violence against women that is perpetrated by an intimate partner prevails as one of the most widespread human rights violations in virtually all societies of the world. Women in resource-poor countries, in particular those affected by recent war, appear to be at high risk of experiencing partner violence. Although there has been a longstanding assumption that organised violence at a societal level is transmitted to an interpersonal level, little is known about the link between exposure to war… CONTINUE READING
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