Domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community

Domestic violence is considered a serious health and social problem in the United States and around the world. Annually, domestic violence costs in the U.S. are estimated at 8.3 billion dollars. Domestic violence issues first came to modern attention with the women’s movement of the 1970’s. Much...

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Main Author: Pal, Hoimonti
Format: Others
Language:English
Published: 2011
Subjects:
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Online Access:http://hdl.handle.net/2152/ETD-UT-2010-08-1833
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spelling ndltd-UTEXAS-oai-repositories.lib.utexas.edu-2152-ETD-UT-2010-08-18332015-09-20T16:56:38ZDomestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communityPal, HoimontiDomestic violenceLesbianGayBisexualTransgenderDomestic violence is considered a serious health and social problem in the United States and around the world. Annually, domestic violence costs in the U.S. are estimated at 8.3 billion dollars. Domestic violence issues first came to modern attention with the women’s movement of the 1970’s. Much of the literature focuses on domestic violence within heterosexual relationships. There has not been much attention directed towards domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. This report reviews information about domestic violence, its causes, theories, and how domestic violence affects individuals in the LGBT community.text2011-01-04T22:22:08Z2011-01-04T22:22:17Z2011-01-04T22:22:08Z2011-01-04T22:22:17Z2010-082011-01-04August 20102011-01-04T22:22:17Zthesisapplication/pdfhttp://hdl.handle.net/2152/ETD-UT-2010-08-1833eng
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topic Domestic violence
Lesbian
Gay
Bisexual
Transgender
spellingShingle Domestic violence
Lesbian
Gay
Bisexual
Transgender
Pal, Hoimonti
Domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
description Domestic violence is considered a serious health and social problem in the United States and around the world. Annually, domestic violence costs in the U.S. are estimated at 8.3 billion dollars. Domestic violence issues first came to modern attention with the women’s movement of the 1970’s. Much of the literature focuses on domestic violence within heterosexual relationships. There has not been much attention directed towards domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. This report reviews information about domestic violence, its causes, theories, and how domestic violence affects individuals in the LGBT community. === text
author Pal, Hoimonti
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title Domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
title_short Domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
title_full Domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
title_fullStr Domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
title_full_unstemmed Domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
title_sort domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
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