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van Klingeren, Imme (author)
Domestic violence is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as “any behavior within an intimate relationship that causes physical, sexual or psychological harm” (2013). Blijf Groep is one of the organizations in the Netherlands that concerns itself with the subject of domestic violence.<br/><br/>Whilst social, environmental, family, and...
master thesis 2023
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Nieuwenhuis, Jaap (author), Best, Matt (author), Vogel, Matt (author), van Ham, M. (author), Branje, Susan (author), Meeus, Wim (author)
An extensive body of research has documented the deleterious effects of community violence on adolescent development and behavior. Much of this research focuses on how exposure to violence structures social interaction, and, ultimately, how it motivates youth to engage in troublesome behavior. This study builds upon this body of research to...
journal article 2023
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Baijanova, Francien (author)
Background. Dutch universities struggle to find effective evidence-based intervention tools to reduce the high prevalence of sexual violence among their students. Reducing sexual violence means a safer student climate and thus better inclusion of women and more diversity in higher education. Interesting approaches to consider for cultural change...
master thesis 2022
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Månsson, Isabella (author)
India has a cultural acceptance of gender-based violence which leads to unsafe situations for women. The cycle of violence is an ongoing phenomenon that has not given much room for improvement or prevention. But when a woman does get a chance to escape, the possibilities of a better life are minimal. Navi Mumbai’s development has a tendency for...
master thesis 2022
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Zdziarska, Kika (author)
Struggles to end violence against women were at the core of activity of Latin American feminist movements in the 1970s and 1980s. In the rapidly transforming cities facing the process of hyper-urbanisation, the problem of street harassment, sexual abuse, and other forms of violence against women in public spaces escalated. Increasing social...
student report 2022
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Hong, Francis (author)
The ACES is a strategy designed for international students who study in the Netherlands to better cope with sexual harassment. The research reveals three striking data: 1)While study abroad, students are five times riskier than those studying in their home country; 2) the highly educated women have more severe problems in the workplace than...
master thesis 2021
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Sparks, Allison (author)
The objective of this project was to explore the context of gun violence in America using the Vision in Product (ViP) design process to identify and design an intervention that would help reduce gun violence in the United States. I began by investigating the vast nature of this domain to gain a bird’s-eye view and deeper understanding of this...
master thesis 2021
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Lopez Reyes, M.E. (author)
Even though there has been an enormous effort to tackle the problem of gender-based violence against women in Mexico, within legal terms, the landscape still seems uncertain, and the need for innovative approaches that bring new meaningful ways to look at the problem becomes highly relevant.<br/><br/>In those lines, the University Center for...
master thesis 2020
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Tseng, Ghislaine (author)
In the Netherlands, around 100,000 people become a victim of sexual violence each year, 90% of which are female, and mostly between 12-24 years old. ‘’Sexual violence is a term used for all sexual acts that someone is forced to perform, undergo or see. It may involve sexual assault, rape or sexual abuse.’’ (Centrum Seksueel Geweld, 2019). The...
master thesis 2020
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Janssen, H.J. (author), Oberwittler, Dietrich (author), Koeber, Goeran (author)
Objectives<br/>We examined the effects of victimization on several aspects of well-being in a longitudinal study of a general population sample. Previous research has often been inconclusive, as it was largely based on cross-sectional data and prone to problems of unobserved heterogeneity and selection bias. We examined both between-person...
journal article 2020
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Bouma, Heleen (author)
This thesis describes the process of the development of the toolkit: Durf te delen (Dare to share). A toolkit to support both a victim of sexual abuse and her confidant (person of trust) during the process of disclosing the experience with sexual abuse. This thesis focuses on female victims, due to the fact only women participated in the...
master thesis 2017
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Serracino Inglott, P. (author)
Do the deviant acts carried out by the collective known as Anonymous qualify as vigilante activity, and if so, can they be justified? Addressing this question helps expose the difficulties of morally evaluating technologically enabled deviance. Anonymous is a complex, fluid actor but not as mysterious as popularly portrayed. Under a definition...
journal article 2013
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