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February 2012

Groupwork with Men Who Batter: What the Research Literature Indicates

Author(s): Jeffrey L. Edleson
This Applied Research paper provides a brief overview of the history and current practice of groupwork with men who batter, and then focuses on key findings from the published research on batterer group programs.
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  • General Material
December 2011

Moving beyond Penn State: Bystander training as leadership training

Author(s): Jackson Katz
NSVRC shares lessons from the Penn State University sexual abuse case in this three-part series on bystander intervention as a continuation of their support of and focus on this approach to sexual violence prevention. This article discusses building male leadership.
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  • General Material
December 2011

Penn State and the bystander approach: Laying bare the dynamics of male peer culture

Author(s): Jackson Katz
NSVRC shares lessons from the Penn State University sexual abuse case in this three-part series on bystander intervention as a continuation of their support of and focus on this approach to sexual violence prevention. This article discusses male peer culture.
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  • General Material
December 2011

Penn State: The mother of all teachable moments for the bystander approach

Author(s): Jackson Katz
NSVRC shares lessons from the Penn State University sexual abuse case in this three-part series on bystander intervention as a continuation of their support of and focus on this approach to sexual violence prevention. This article highlights the MVP program.
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  • General Material
November 2011

Homicide Trends in the United States, 1980-2008

Author(s): Alexia Cooper, Erica Smith
From 1980 to 2008, nearly 1 out of 5 murder victims were killed by an intimate, and 2 out of 5 female murder victims were killed by an intimate.
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  • General Material
June 2011

Immigrant & Refugee Victims of Domestic Violence Homicide in Washington State

This fact sheet provides information on immigrant and refugee victims of domestic violence that were killed by their abusers in Washington State from 1997 through 2009.
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  • General Material
January 2011

Civil Protective Orders Effective in Stopping or Reducing Partner Violence: Challenges Remain in Rural Areas with Access and Enforcement

Author(s): TK Logan, Robert Walker
This brief examines urban and rural differences in the community context of partner violence and the effectiveness of protective orders. The study uses data from an urban area and a rural area in Central Appalachia in Kentucky.
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  • General Material
January 2011

What Does It Feel Like When Change Finally Comes: Male Supremacy, Accountability and Transformative Justice

Author(s): Gaurav Jashnani, RJ Maccani, Alan Greig
This paper discusses the process of acknowledging, addressing, and taking next steps to challenge male-supremacy and dominant culture patriarchy in activist spaces.
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  • General Material
January 2011

PROTECT: Identifying and Protecting High Risk Victims of Gender Based Violence - an Overview

Author(s): Ute Rösemann, Branislava Marvanová Vargová, Regina Webhofer
This report summarizes project PROTECT which aims at contributing to the prevention and reduction of the most serious forms of gender-based violence against girls, young women and their children, such as grievous bodily harm, homicide and attempted homicide, including so-called honour crimes and killings.
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  • General Material
February 2010

Shattered Lives: Homicides, Domestic Violence and Asian Families

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby, Hetana Patel, Grace Poore
This report analyzes 160 cases of domestic violence related homicides in Asian families based on newspaper clippings and information from advocates for a six-year period (from 2000 to 2005).
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  • General Material
January 2010

Florida’s Model Policy on Officer-Involved Domestic Violence

This model policy intends to establish uniform statewide guidelines that provide clear procedures and protocols for preventing, investigating, reporting, and responding to domestic violence involving officers. 
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  • General Material
January 2010

Porn Use and Sex Crimes

Author(s): Rory Reid
Reid argues that viewing pornography leads to developing an unhealthy view of sexuality and may promote sexually violence activities.