Stop Family Violence

Family violence, also known as domestic violence, assault, domestic violence and intimate partner violence (IPV), generally defined as behavior patterns of abuse by one or two close partnership, such as marriage, dating, family, friends or co-exist definition of domestic violence, there are many forms, including physical assault (beating, kicking, biting, pushing, holding, playing, throwing objects), or the threat thereof; sexual abuse, psychological abuse, control or domination, intimidation, harassment, abuse, passive / secret (negligence, for example). And economic backwardness alcohol and mental illness , comorbidity with substance abuse and new challenges, if any, have patterns of abuse. All of there can cause serious health and psychological problems. Awareness, perception, definition and recording of domestic violence are very different countries and from time to time. According to some studies, less than 1% of domestic violence incidents reported to the police. According to the Centers for Disease Control, domestic violence is a serious health problem affecting over 25 million American women.The first known use of the term “domestic violence” in the modern context, means “spouse abuse, domestic violence” in a speech to the British Parliament in 1973. Violence between spouses is considered a serious problem. United States has a long history of legal precedent to convict husband. In 1879, lawyers NSJ Green wrote: “. The case in U.S. courts for the rights to a single man to use punishment, moderate or otherwise, his wife, for any purpose” already the Green 1641 free-body of the Massachusetts Bay Colony – one of the first legal document in the history of North America – as an early legal condemnation of violence or spouse. Top priorities are often the victims of domestic violence against women. Many studies shows that women are more injury rate due to domestic violence suffer, some studies show that women have a higher percentage of attack to suffering However, other studies have shown that men tend to result in a higher degree of injury, most domestic violence is reciprocal. However, the National Institute of Justice pointed out that “study, found that abused women and men equally or even more than men, women abuse is based on data collected by the conflicting policies, by Scale (CTS) an overview of development tools, in the year 1970. CTS may not be suitable for domestic violence research, because it does not measure control, coercion, conflict, strategy or motivation, but he also had a sexual harassment and violence by an ex-husband or partner does not determine who initiated the violence. “Furthermore,” national survey NIJ support, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Bureau of Justice Statistics study of the more serious attacks do not support such a conclusion similar to the rate of the men and women beaten by their husbands, these studies are in a safe or a clear criminal background and more partners of men abusing women feel … ” Pro feminist Michael Flood and that the men were rights movement, “explains Lies, domestic violence, gender equality or gender neutral -. men and women beat each other at the same price and same effect” However, some studies claim that women are the perpetrators of violence by a non-reciprocal majority. About 70% of cases of non-reciprocal violence perpetrators are women. In the same study also suggested that the incidence of domestic violence is about the same percentage (about 50% each), in the case of reciprocal and non-reciprocal violence. Domestic violence concerns of modern women’s movement began in the 1970s, especially in feminist and women’s rights, care for their wives battered by their husbands get attention. With the rise of the male sport in the 1990s, the problem of domestic violence by men, also received much attention.