Studies on domestic violence and gender stereotypes
Studies and articles showing that women are at least as violent as men yet we are told to believe that men are the only problem. It should not be an issue of gender.
Suggesting that maybe representation in the media skews how we react to such situations among other findings
Unexpected findings that females commit as many acts of child abuse as men. Female on female violence in prisons is far more common than their male counterparts. How the insistence that only men commit these crimes means that often the victims and the perpetrators do not get the proper help.
How self-proclaimed “victim groups” use their status to their advantage, an explanation of the pay gap,
Most partner violence is mutual, such studies are often suppressed, how denial has crippled treatment and prevention
How male victims are themselves arrested when they call for help, how children are often left in the care of a violent mother, under reporting due to the attitudes of police and support services
Dissertation by a female student on how the females-as-victims stereotype, how male victims are deliberately ignored in studies of domestic violence, how media implies that all victims are female, Men and women are equally capable or at risk, reasons for female violence
Webpages and articles:
How police and media ignore male victims, there are 7500 refuges for women and 60 for men in England and Wales.
Why men don’t report domestic violence, treating domestic violence couples rather than just blaming the man.
A collection of articles and personal accounts
Available information, books and resources
Worldwide statistics, links to other related articles
University of Washington study showed women are nearly twice as likely as men commit domestic violence
List of 218 empirical studies and 64 reviews and analyses which demonstrate that women are at least as aggressive as men in their relationships
A guardian article by a man who was repeatedly abused by his partner
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