Sites that deal with the issues of violence or abuse in our society, including violence against individual people or classes of people, violence in certain places, and the study of violence and violent behavior as well as non-violent forms of abuse such as psychological abuse or neglect. Violence and Abuse Issues Society.
Violence is defined by the World Health Organization as "the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, psychological harm, maldevelopment, or deprivation", although the group acknowledges that the inclusion of "the use of power" in its definition expands on the conventional meaning of the word. (wikipedia)
- Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse (MINCAVA) www
Offers information and resources on violence and various types of abuse. Center Against Violence and Abuse (MINCAVA). Provides links to related resources, including information about child abuse, domestic violence, violence against women, and elder abuse.
- Resources Andrew Vachss' Help Resources www
Resources and collected news articles on matters of abuse, Vachss' Help Resources, violence and neglect. Andrew Vachss' Help Resources.
- Assists The Violence Institute Of New Jersey At UMNDJ www
Assists New Jersey in addressing the unacceptably high rates of violence statewide. The Violence Institute Of New Jersey At UMNDJ.
- Internet Internet Campaign Against Violence www
Internet movement devoted to the promotion of healthy, Campaign Against Violence, non-violent means of solving conflicts. Internet Campaign Against Violence.
- Provides Violence As A Public Health Issue www
Provides summaries, A Public Health Issue, abstracts to cases, and law review articles dealing with the problem of preventing violence in the United States of America. Violence As A Public Health Issue.
- An Matrism/Patrism Explained www
An explanation of the random violence that has erupted in the community at the end of the twentieth century that was predicted by G. Explained.R Taylor's theory of Matrism/Patrism. Matrism/Patrism Explained.
- Articles, Abuse and Violence in Relationships www
Articles, and Violence in Relationships, advice, tips, newsletter and forum on abuse in general as well as child abuse, sexual abuse. Abuse and Violence in Relationships.
- Works FaithTrust Institute www
Works with faith communities to combat abuse and violence in families, Institute, religious communities, and across society, including sexual abuse. Describes programs and perspectives for different world faiths and provides resources on the issues. FaithTrust Institute.
- Illustrates The Scapegoat Society www
Illustrates the dynamics of scapegoating and how to neutralize it. Scapegoat Society. For scapegoaters' targets and students of scapegoating psychology. The Scapegoat Society.
- Online Power-Under: Trauma and Nonviolent Social Change www
Online book about connections between oppression, Trauma and Nonviolent Social Change, trauma, and internalized powerlessness, with strategies for breaking cycles of violence. Power-Under: Trauma and Nonviolent Social Change.
- How What Friendly Skies? www
How to survive in an age of flight delays and cancellations. Friendly Skies?. What Friendly Skies?.
- Provides Air Rage Information Page www
Provides relevant resources on the web, Rage Information Page, books, from the FAA, organizations, media coverage, and advice. Air Rage Information Page.
- Emphasizes End Violence Project www
Emphasizes compassion, Violence Project, forgiveness, empowerment, and integrity. Philadelphia-based. End Violence Project.
- Petitions Stop the Insanity www
Petitions the U. the Insanity.S. government and asks that they be unified so the problem of violence can be resolved. Stop the Insanity.
- Complete Losing Generations: Adolescents in High-Risk Settings www
Complete text of the book by the Panel on High-Risk Youth, Generations: Adolescents in High-Risk Settings, National Research Council. Losing Generations: Adolescents in High-Risk Settings.
- American Youth On Track www
American Freedom Assembly is a non-profit corporation concerned for today's youth. Track. The founder travels across the country speaking to America's youth at schools, camps and churches. The site also provides a newsletter and a speaking schedule. Youth On Track.
- Educational Persons Against Non-State Torture Including Ritual Abuse-Torture www
Educational resources and research including other forms of non-political torture, Against Non-State Torture Including Ritual Abuse-Torture, and pedophile behavior. Persons Against Non-State Torture Including Ritual Abuse-Torture.
- Provides Kinds of Abuse & The Dynamics of Abuse www
Provides articles on different kinds of abuse and their repercussions. Kinds of Abuse & The Dynamics of Abuse.
- Listings The Zero www
Listings of and links to agencies, Zero, organizations and websites to find help for and information about violence and abuse against disabled persons and the elderly. The Zero.
- Nonprofit Bronx Independent Living Services www
Nonprofit community based advocacy and resource center for disabled victims of domestic violence, Independent Living Services, abuse, and crime. Bronx Independent Living Services.
- Forum Restraint Info Mailing List www
Forum for reform to prevent injury and death from restraints used in schools, Info Mailing List, residential facilities and hospitals. Restraint Info Mailing List.
- Federally Disability, Abuse & Personal Rights www
Federally funded project for Disability, Abuse & Personal Rights, Abuse and Personal Rights education. Disability, Abuse & Personal Rights.
- A MillionSoulsAware.org www
A not-for-profit project aiming to raise awareness of issues of concern. MillionSoulsAware.org. Once a million persons have read the current featured article, the site will cover another topic. MillionSoulsAware.org.
- Library Speakout.com: Issues www
Library of online information and links related to (mostly U. Issues.S.) public policy issues. Formerly Policy.com. Speakout.com: Issues.
- Alexa: Violence and Abuse Issues
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Violence and Abuse Issues
- DMOZ: Violence and Abuse Issues
dmoz.org Directory: Violence and Abuse Issues