Violence against women: a cross‐cultural perspective

  title={Violence against women: a cross‐cultural perspective},
  author={Nora F. Almosaed},
  journal={Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs},
  pages={67 - 88}
Examining public attitudes towards violence against women, the paper provides a wider perspective by discussing violence against women in the Arab world and beyond with a cross‐cultural overview followed by a focus on Saudi society. It presents the findings of an opinion survey conducted among men and women in the city of Jeddah. It examines their attitudes towards wife abuse and violence against women in the context of Saudi society. The paper outlines the methodology of the study and analyses… Expand
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