Intimate Partner Violence in the United States: An Ecological Approach to Prevention and Treatment

Physical, sexual, verbal and economic abuse, also known as Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), comprise a major public health problem. IPV risk factors include poverty, stress, substance use, depression, and history of child maltreatment. Protective factors include human capital (functional health and...

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Volume: 7
Main Author: Shobe, Marcia A
Dienemann, Jacqueline
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Cambridge, UK Cambridge University Press 01.04.2008
published in: Social policy and society : a journal of the Social Policy Association Vol. 7; no. 2; pp. 185 - 195
Data of publication: 20080400
ISSN: 1474-7464
1475-3073
EISSN: 1475-3073
Alternate Title: Marcia A. Shobe and Jacqueline Dienemann
Intimate Partner Violence in the United States
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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