Women's Status and Violence against Young Married Women in Rural Nepal

@inproceedings{Lamichhane2011WomensSA,
  title={Women's Status and Violence against Young Married Women in Rural Nepal},
  author={Prabhat Lamichhane and Mahesh C Puri and Jyotsna Tamang and Bishnu Prasad Dulal},
  booktitle={BMC women's health},
  year={2011}
}
BackgroundStudies conducted around the world consistently show the existence of violence against women. Despite the increasing number of studies being conducted on violence against young married women elsewhere, this subject has received little attention from researchers and policy makers in Nepal. This paper assesses the prevalence of violence among young married women in rural Nepal. Specifically, it examines [factors related to] women's status in order to better understand the risk of… CONTINUE READING
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