Domestic violence in dating
S., please send all evidence you have to the following federal agencies as a complaint, and state that this violates United States Code, Title 42, Section 3789d(c)(1). Send them to: Office of Civil Rights Office of Justice Programs U. Department of Justice 810 7th Street, NW Washington, DV 20531 Office of the Inspector General [email protected]@The Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) very recent domestic violence study (released Nov.
2011) found: “More than 1 in 3 women (35.6%) and more than 1 in 4 men (28.5%) in the United States have experienced rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner in their lifetime” and “About 1 in 4 women (24.3%) and 1 in 7 men (13.8%) have experienced severe physical violence by an intimate partner (e.g., hit with a fist or something hard, beaten, slammed against something) at some point in their lifetime.” See executive summary at gov/135586678The CDC figures are more reliable than the oft-cited Department of Justice (Do J) figures because the CDC does not use crime-based language in its surveys like the Do J does.
It is the most common methodology used in science to measure abuse. In 1985 researchers updated the CTS to ask who initiated the violence, and they found the same results.
Feminists then claimed one can “initiate” violence in self-defense. Subsequent research asked about motives and self-defense and found self-defense is only a small percentage of the violence by either sex.
A number of studies have addressed this issue and found that when asked, more women than men report initiating the attack. Professor Don Dutton further refutes the self-defense myth.
See Dutton, D., & Corvo, K., “Transforming a flawed policy: A call to revive psychology and science in domestic violence research and practice,” (11) 2006, 457-483 Many government-funded domestic violence programs still explicitly discriminate against male victims.
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to the Centers for Disease Control, every year there are 4.8 million incidents of intimate partner assaults and rapes against women and 2.9 against men, with 25% of the deaths being men.
gov/ncipc/dvp/ipv_Feminists often claim the studies showing women initiate domestic violence as often as men are based on the Conflict Tactics Scale (CTS) which, they say, is not contextual enough and does not account for self-defense.