The Factors Influencing Community Attitudes In Relation To Violence Against Women: A Critical Review Of The Literature [article]

Michael Flood, Bob Pease
2006 Zenodo  
This paper was prepared as part of the Violence Against Women Community Attitudes Project. The project is one of a program of mental health promotion activities being undertaken by the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation to address violence against women. Violence against women is a prevalent problem with serious consequences for women's health. Intimate Partner Violence alone contributes 9% to the total disease burden in women aged 15-44 years and 60% of this is contributed by associated
more » ... al health problems. The Violence Against Women Community Attitudes Project is being undertaken to gain a better understanding of community attitudes as a factor contributing to this problem.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.890093 fatcat:j3unbtoscje25k37y6wesulx74