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Abdulhadi, Rabab, Evelyn Alsultany, and Nadine Christine Naber. 2011. Arab & Arab American feminisms: gender, violence, & belonging. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press.

Merry, Sally Engle. 2009. Gender violence: a cultural perspective. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell Pub.

Salhi, Zahia Smail. Gender and Violence in Islamic Societies : Patriarchy, Islamism and Politics in the Middle East and North Africa, 2013.

Fulu, Emma and Stephanie Miedema. 2016. "Globalization and Changing Family Relations: Family Violence and Women’s Resistance in Asian Muslim Societies." Sex Roles 74 (11-12): 480-494. doi:

Johnson, Penny and Suad Joseph. 2009. "INTRODUCTION: WAR AND TRANSNATIONAL ARAB FAMILIES." Journal of Middle East Women's Studies 5 (3): 1-10,199.

Skinner, Tina, Marianne Hester, and Ellen Malos. 2005. Researching Gender Violence: Feminist Methodology In Action Willan Publishing.

Griffiths, Sue and Jalna Hanmer. 2005. "Feminist Quantitative Methodology: Evaluating Policing of Domestic Violence." In Researching Gender Violence; Researching Gender Violence, 23-43: Willan Publishing.

Wolff, Kristina B. 2008. "Gender Violence: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, Second Edition." Contemporary Sociology 37 (6): 591-592.

McHugh, Maureen C. 2005. "Understanding Gender and Intimate Partner Abuse." Sex Roles: A Journal of Research 52 (11-12): 717-724. doi:

Maharaj, Nandini. 2017. "Perspectives on Treating Couples Impacted by Intimate Partner Violence." Journal of Family Violence 32 (4): 431-437. doi:

Goodman, Lisa A., Kristie A. Thomas, Nkiru Nnawulezi, Carrie Lippy, Josephine V. Serrata, Susan Ghanbarpour, Cris Sullivan, and Megan Bair-Merritt. 2017. "Bringing Community Based Participatory Research to Domestic Violence Scholarship: An Online Toolkit." Journal of Family Violence: 1-5. doi:

Hamberger, L. K., Sadie Larsen, and Jacquelyn Campbell. 2016. "Methodological Contributions to the Gender Symmetry Debate and its Resolution." Journal of Family Violence 31 (8): 989-993. doi:

Dauer, Sheila. 2014. Introduction: Anthropological Approaches to Gender-Based Violence. East Lansing: Center for Gender in Global Context.

Bograd, Michele. 1984. "Family Systems Approaches to Wife Battering: A Feminist Critique." The American Journal of Orthopsychiatry 54 (4): 558-568. doi:

Henry, Nicola. 2017. "The Seductions of Quantification: Measuring Human Rights, Gender Violence, and Sex Trafficking." Law & Society Review 51 (2): 459-461.

Skinner, Tina, Marianne Hester, and Ellen Malos, eds. Researching gender violence. Routledge, 2013.
Ellsberg, Mary Carroll, Lori Heise, and World Health Organization. "Researching violence against women: practical guidelines for researchers and activists." (2005).

Sanders-mcdonagh, Erin, Lucy Neville, and Sevasti-melissa Nolas. "From Pillar to Post: Understanding the Victimisation of Women and Children Who Experience Domestic Violence in an Age of Austerity." Feminist Review, no. 112 (2016): 60-76.

MacEntee, Katie. 2015. "Using cellphones in participatory visual research to address gender-based violence in and around rural South African schools: Reflections on research as intervention." Agenda: Empowering Women For Gender Equity 29, no. 3: 22-31. Women's Studies International, EBSCOhost (accessed November 29, 2017).

Bows, Hannah. 2017. "Researching Sexual Violence Against Older People: Reflecting on the use of Freedom of Information Requests in a Feminist Study." Feminist Review 115 (1): 30-45. doi:

Jung, Taeyun. 2009. "Accounting for Rape: Psychology, Feminism, and Discourse Analysis in the Study of Sexual Violence." Asian Journal of Women's Studies 15 (4): 114-123,135.

Kamau, Jean Njeri. 1995. "Issues in Gender Violence: A Review of Current Research and Writing." Southern African Feminist Review 1 (1): 39.

Verelst, An, Maarten De Schryver, Eric Broekaert, and Ilse Derluyn. 2014. "Mental Health of Victims of Sexual Violence in Eastern Congo: Associations with Daily Stressors, Stigma, and Labeling." BMC Women's Health 14: 106. doi:

Shea, Lois. 1990. "Care Kit for Rape Victims Decreases Trauma." WomenWise, Oct 31, 1.

Gilbert, Barbara, and Jean Cuningham. 1986. "Women's postrape sexual functioning: review and implications for counseling." Journal Of Counseling & Development 65, no. 2: 71. Women's Studies International, EBSCOhost (accessed November 29, 2017).

Taylor, Lucy and Waseem Alladin. 1994. "A Multidimensional Framework of Rapists: Implications for Victim Counselling." Counselling Psychology Review 9 (2): 7-11.

Krulewitz, Judith E. 1982. "Reactions to Rape Victims: Effects of Rape Circumstances, Victim's Emotional Response, and Sex of Helper." Journal of Counseling Psychology 29 (6): 645-654. doi:

Ali, Nadje al-. 2016. "How to Talk about Gender-Based Violence?" Kohl 2 (1): 7-11.

Holzman, Clare G. 1996. "Counseling Adult Women Rape Survivors: Issues of Race, Ethnicity, and Class." Women & Therapy 19 (2): 47-62. doi:

Kilmartin, Christopher and Julie Allison. 2007. Men's Violence Against Women: Theory, Research, and Activism Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers, Mahwah, NJ.  

Anderson, Kristin L. 2005. "Theorizing Gender in Intimate Partner Violence Research." Sex Roles 52 (11-12): 853-865. doi:

Brown, Lucy and David Romano. 2006. "Women in Post-Saddam Iraq: One Step Forward Or Two Steps Back?" NWSA Journal 18 (3): 51-70.

Ayotte, Kevin, and Mary Husain. 2005. "Securing Afghan women: Neocolonialism, epistemic violence, and the rhetoric of the veil." NWSA Journal, 17 (3): 112-133.

Halim, Sarah and Marian Meyers. 2010. “News Coverage of Violence Against Muslim Women: A View from the Arabian Gulf.” Communication, Culture & Critique, 3(1): 85-104.

Ratta, Donatella. 2015. “Violence and Visibility in Contemporary Syria: An Ethnography of the “Expanded Places”.” CyberOrient 9 (1). Online.

Seddighi, Gilda and Sara Tafakori. 2016. “Transnational mediation of state gendered violence: the case of Iran.” Feminist Media Studies, 16 (5).

Voller, Yaniv. 2014. "COUNTERING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN IRAQI KURDISTAN: STATE-BUILDING AND TRANSNATIONAL ADVOCACY." International Journal of Middle East Studies 46 (2): 351-372. doi:

Khalili, Laleh. 2013. "Thinking about Violence." International Journal of Middle East Studies 45 (4): 791-794. doi:

Almostafa, Mohammad Salem Ali. "Challenging State, Religious, and Gender Violence in Seven Contemporary Arab American Writers." Order No. AAI3504964, .

Raaber, Natalie. 2007. Media As An Advocacy Tool To Tackle Violence Against Women. New York: International Women's Tribune Center.

Ayotte, Kevin, and Mary E Husain. “Securing Afghan Women: Neocolonialism, Epistemic Violence, and the Rhetoric of the Veil.”
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Omer, S., & Jabeen, S. (2015). Situational analysis of the gender based violence faced by domestic workers (age 8-15) at their workplace. Pakistan Journal of Women's Studies: Alam-e-Niswan, 22(1), 27-38. Retrieved from

Anani, G. (2013). Dimensions of gender-based violence against syrian refugees in lebanon. Forced Migration Review, 44, 75-78. Retrieved from

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Halim Chowdhury, Elora. "Rethinking Patriarchy, Culture and Masculinity: Transnational Narratives of Gender Violence and Human Rights Advocacy." Hawwa : Journal of Women of the Middle East and the Islamic World. 12, no. 1 (2014): 79-100.
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Neuman, Tamara. International Journal of Middle East Studies 43, no. 1 (2011): 162-64.

Hajjar, L. (2011). Militarization and Violence against Women in Conflict Zones in the Middle East: A Palestinian Case Study Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian. Journal of Middle East Women's Studies, 7(1), 120-123. doi:10.2979/jmiddeastwomstud.2011.7.1.120

Diwan, Naazneen. "Violence That Bleeds Borders: Transnational Engagement in the Women in Conflict Zones Symposium." Journal of Middle East Women's Studies 5, no. 3 (2009): 183-89. doi:10.2979/mew.2009.5.3.183.


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García-Moreno C, Riecher-Rössler A (eds): Violence against Women and Mental Health.
Key Issues Ment Health. Basel, Karger, 2013, vol 178, pp 12–23 (DOI: 10.1159/000342011)

Shadle, Brett. 2014. "The Politics and Histories of Sexual and Gender Based Violence." Journal of Women's History 26 (1): 185-194,226.

Hashim, Fahima. "Sudanese Women Acting to End Sexual Violence." Forced Migration Review 27 (2007): 44.

Accad, Evelyne. 2007. "Gender and Violence in Lebanese War Novels." In From Patriarchy to Empowerment: Women's Participation, Movements, and Rights in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia.Ed. Valentine M. Moghadam; from Patriarchy to Empowerment: Women's Participation, Movements, and Rights in the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia.Ed. Valentine M. Moghadam, 293-310: Syracuse University Press.

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