This section is for sites dealing with social and political issues and controversy about or for men and violence. Included is the often overlooked problem of violence against men in domestic situations. Violence and Abuse Issues Men People 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.
- MSV Men Stopping Violence www
MSV is an organization dedicated to ending violence against women. Stopping Violence. Their focus is to stop battering, and to work toward ending rape and incest. Men Stopping Violence.
- Book Review of The Battered Woman www
Book review by Robert Sheaffer. Review of The Battered Woman.
- Offers MALE (Men's Advice Line & Enquiries) www
Offers advice and support for men in abusive relationships, (Men's Advice Line & Enquiries), both those experiencing violence and abuse from partners, and concerned about their own violence towards partners. Information about services, research work, and their helpline. [Devon, UK] MALE (Men's Advice Line & Enquiries).
- Online Husband Abuse: Questions & Answers www
Online brochure on male victims of domestic violence. Husband Abuse: Questions & Answers.
- The Family Research Laboratory www
The Family Research Laboratory (FRL) is an independent research unit devoted to the study of family problems. Research Laboratory. It is one of the few tertiary institutions that investigates Domestic Violence in an unbiased manner -- unintimidated by the dark forces of Political Correctness. Family Research Laboratory.
- Patricia Review of When She Was Bad www
Patricia Pearson, When She Was Bad, (1997) When She Was Bad: Violent Women and the Myth of Innocence, New York: Viking. Book review copyright 1997 by Robert F. Grantier. Review of When She Was Bad.
- Help Stop Abuse For Everyone www
Help for individuals in domestic violence situations, Abuse For Everyone, especially under-represented populations. Features brochures, resource lists, speakers, online support. Stop Abuse For Everyone.
- Describes Shatttered Men www
Describes abused men as hidden victims who have few resources. Men. Provides annotated links and Yahoo club from a Biblical point of view. Shatttered Men.
- Multidisciplinary The A-Team www
Multidisciplinary team, A-Team, providing research and defense consultation for falsely accused men, regarding all manner of such allegations. The A-Team.
- Organization Texans Against False Allegations (TAFA) www
Organization dedicated to educating and supporting teachers, Against False Allegations (TAFA), foster parents, and other child care providers in a fight against a system out of control. Texans Against False Allegations (TAFA).
- Report Male Rape in U.S. Prisons www
Report from Human Rights Watch claiming that state authorities are responsible for widespread prisoner-on-prisoner sexual abuse in U. Rape in U.S. Prisons.S. men's prisons. Male Rape in U.S. Prisons.
- Combating Just Detention International www
Combating the rape of male and female prisoners and to helping survivors of jailhouse rape. Just Detention International.
- First EMERGE: Counseling and Education to Stop Domestic Violence www
First counseling program in the nation for men who batter. Counseling and Education to Stop Domestic Violence. Offers batterer counseling, support referrals for families, training courses and materials for counselors and educators. EMERGE: Counseling and Education to Stop Domestic Violence.
- Batterer Alternatives to Domestic Aggression www
Batterer intervention program of Catholic Social Services of Washtenaw County, Domestic Aggression, Michigan. Alternatives to Domestic Aggression.
- Information Sexual Victimization of Men www
Information about the sexual assault of men and sexual abuse of boys, Victimization of Men, and resources for male survivors of sexual violence. Sexual Victimization of Men.
- The Effective Group Therapy with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse www
The work of skillful group therapy is to provide a context to reclaim oneself in connection with other survivors through the renewing transferential experiences both with facilitators and one another. Effective Group Therapy with Male Survivors of Sexual 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.
- Journal Everyman www
Journal of men's issues and interests; based in Ottawa, Everyman, Canada. Everyman.
- Australian Manhood Online www
Australian site building a global community around men's issues. Online. Articles, newsgroups, and special advisers on men's health, fatherhood and issues. Manhood Online.
- 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