Somos Hermanas Del Mismo Dolor (We Are Sisters of the Same Pain)

  title={Somos Hermanas Del Mismo Dolor (We Are Sisters of the Same Pain)},
  author={Tiffany Kim and Claire Burke Draucker and Christine W. Bradway and Jeanne Ann Grisso and Marilyn Sawyer Sommers},
  journal={Violence Against Women},
  pages={623 - 642}
Migration across international borders places tremendous stress on immigrant families and may put women at greater risk for intimate partner violence. In this study, we used narrative analysis methods to explore how nine Mexican immigrant women in the Northeastern United States described their experiences of intimate partner sexual violence, and how these stories were embedded within narratives of transition and movement across borders. We identified three major themes: The Virgin and the Whore… Expand
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