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  • St Vil, Noelle; Sabri, Bushra; Nwokolo, Vania; Alexander, Kamila; Campbell, Jacquelyn (2017)
    Women who experience intimate partner violence (IPV) are often portrayed as helpless victims. Yet many women who experience IPV implement strategies to help them survive the abuse. This qualitative study sought to explore ...
  • Schwarz, Corinne; Britton, Hannah (Social Inclusion, 2015)
    Human trafficking justice centers on the “Three Ps” model of prevention, protection, and prosecution. While protection and prosecution efforts have been moderately successful, prevention remains elusive, as “upstream” ...
  • Carney, M.T.; Kahan, F.S.; Paris, B.E.C. (The Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine, 2003)
    Carney, Kahana, and Paris developed the Questions to Elicit Elder Abuse screening tool in 2003 to guide medical practitioners in screening for elder abuse in their senior patients. The tool opens by encouraging practitioners ...
  • Chisolm-Straker, M.; Sze, J.; Einbond, J.; White, J.; Stoklosa, H. (Elsevier, 2019)
    Chisolm-Straker, Sze, Einbond, White, and Stoklosa with Covenant House New Jersey developed the Quick Youth Indicators for Trafficking (QYIT) tool in 2019 to assist social service providers in screening for trafficking ...
  • Morgan, Rachel (Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), 2017)
    Presents estimates of violent victimization (rape or sexual assault, robbery, aggravated assault, and simple assault) by the race and Hispanic origin of victims and offenders during the 4-year period from 2012 through 2015. ...
  • Morgan, Rachel (Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), 2017)
    This brief summarizes the results of a special report on intraracial crime compared to interracial crime and victimization from 2012-2015, drawn from the National Crime Victimization Survey. It reviews major statistical ...
  • Sharpe, Tanya (University of Maryland School of Social Work, 2014)
    This presentation was part of the Technical Working Group on Violent Victimization Research, held December 2-3, 2014 in Washington, DC. Summarizing crime data, the author notes the great racial disparities and overrepresentation ...
  • Buchanan, Nicole (Nicole Buchanan, 2005)
    The Racialized Sexual Harassment Scale (RSHS; Buchanan, 2005) is a 21-item survey that measures experiences of racial harassment, sexual harassment, and a combination of both, called racialized sexual harassment (RSH). ...
  • Choi, John; Long, Kaarin; Bernardy, Brielle (Office of the Ramsey County Attorney, 2018)
    Traditionally, sexual offending within communities has only been reported to criminal justice authorities by small percentages of victims/survivors. Sexual assault cases present unique challenges to police and prosecutors ...
  • Mills, Linda; Barocas, Briana; Butters, Robert; Ariel, Barak (Nature Human Behavior, 2019)
    Recent innovation in domestic violence (DV) treatment suggests that when a batterer intervention programme (BIP) is combined with clinical elements, including motivational or readiness to change strategies, subsequent ...
  • Gilmore, Amanda; Lewis, Melissa; George, William (2015)
    Current sexual assault risk reduction programs do not target alcohol use despite the widespread knowledge that alcohol use is a risk factor for being victimized. The current study assessed the effectiveness of a web-based ...
  • Unknown author (White House Council on Women and Girls, 2014)
    This report analyzes the most recent, reliable data about rape and sexual assault in our country. It identifies those most at risk of being victims of these crimes, examines the cost of this violence (both to survivors ...
  • Unknown author (Minnesota Department of Health, 2012)
    Sexual violence is a common problem across undergraduate institutions in the United States. It is also the most common underreported violent crime. The reasons for this are complicated, and historically colleges and ...
  • Snell, Elisabeth; Morin, Pam; Beaulieu, Melanie; Currier, Nikki (Center for Victim Research (CVR), 2019)
    This webinar presents the findings of one of the Center for Victim Research's funded VOCA-SAC projects. This webinar discusses the evaluation plan, including a theory of change, logic model and measurable outcomes developed ...
  • Coker, Ann; Bush, Heather; Cook-Craig, Patricia; DeGue, Sarah; Clear, Emily; Brancato, Candace; Fisher, Bonnie; Recktenwald, Eileen (American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2017)
    Bystander-based programs have shown promise to reduce interpersonal violence at colleges, yet limited rigorous evaluations have addressed bystander intervention effectiveness in high schools. This study evaluated the Green ...
  • Giordano, Peggy (National Institute of Justice (NIJ), 2014)
    In this seminar, Dr. Peggy Giordano of Bowling Green State University presents preliminary findings from the Toledo Adolescent Relationships Study (TARS), a thirteen-year longitudinal study examining the lives of young ...
  • Giordano, Peggy (National Institute of Justice (NIJ), 2014)
    In this seminar, Dr. Peggy Giordano of Bowling Green State University presents preliminary findings from the Toledo Adolescent Relationships Study (TARS), a thirteen-year longitudinal study examining the lives of young ...
  • Graves, Fatima Goss; Watson, Liz; Robbins, Katherine Gallagher; Khouri, Lauren; Frohlich, Lauren (National Women’s Law Center (NWLC), 2014)
    This report focuses on the likely impact of the Vance decision on the low-wage workforce, because workers in low-wage jobs are particularly vulnerable to harassment and these workers are predominantly women. [CVRL Note: ...
  • Berg, Mark (University of Iowa Department of Sociology, 2014)
    This presentation was part of the Technical Working Group on Violent Victimization Research, held December 2-3, 2014 in Washington, DC. The author seeks to understand which mechanisms account for the strong positive ...
  • Batmanghelidjh, Camila; Rubia, Katya; Mccrory, Eamon (The Naked Scientists, 2014)
    Podcast interview part of a series on the child brain, focused on the effects of maltreatment and early childhood stress on the mental processing and neurological pathways. The episode discusses findings from research ...