The Effects of Violence Against Women

Authors

  • Magdalena Roxana Necula Pd.D., President of Iaşi Local Division of National College of Social Workers - Romania, Associated Professor at “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University from Iaşi, Faculty of Philosophy and Social-Political Sciences and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration from Iași, Romania.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18662/lumenlaw/8.1/38

Keywords:

gender-based violence, physical violence, intimate partner violence, mental health, female victims

Abstract

This paper is addressing a theoretical review of the violence against women, as reported and described by world health and human rights organizations, but also by women's advocacy and NGOs for women's rights. There were sketched the main definitions and framing of the acts of violence against girls and women, as well as the effects of violence against women, individually – on the physical, emotional, and mental health of the victim - and socially, in terms of long-term costs in providing support and specialized treatment to victims and their caregivers.

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Published

2020-12-10

How to Cite

Necula, M. R. . (2020). The Effects of Violence Against Women. Logos Universality Mentality Education Novelty: Law, 8(1), 73-84. https://doi.org/10.18662/lumenlaw/8.1/38

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