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Cathy Vaughan

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7 Jul 2017
2

Exposure to violence is damaging to people's personal health and wellbeing and can limit their social, civic and economic participation in society. We know that people with disabilities are more likely to witness and be the victims of violence, including violent criminal acts, than their...

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6 Jun 2016
287

This project aimed to establish the extent and nature of reporting of violence against women by the Australian media to inform future strategies for change.

Using both quantitative (content analysis) and qualitative (critical discourse analysis) methods, the study provided a glimpse into the complexity...

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24 Nov 2015
270

Overview

This paper provides an overview of the best available contemporary evidence on the way news and information media portray violence against women.

In the paper studies are grouped into three broad areas of inquiry: 1) media representation (how content and discourse...

Briefing paper

17 Nov 2015
174

This state of knowledge paper examines a broad range of national and international research to present the current knowledge about family violence against immigrant and refugee women.

While the paper identifies critical evidence on the topic, it acknowledges that much of the available literature...

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