Brotherhood of St Laurence

Refugee settlement, safety and wellbeing : exploring domestic and family violence in refugee communities. /

By: Rees, Susan
Contributor(s): Pease, Bob
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Immigrant Women's Domestic Violence Service 2006Description: PDFISBN: 9780975783214; 0975783211Subject(s): Domestic Violence | Abused Women | Women Refugees Services For | Men | Violence Against Women | Sex Role | Cultural Differences | Well-being | VichealthDDC classification: INTERNET Online Resources: Electronic copy
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This study was designed to examine the significance and inter-relatedness of cultural, ; psychosocial and economic factors in the safety and wellbeing of refugee families experiencing domestic and family violence and to produce knowledge that could in form the development of effective settlement supports for refugee families. ; An action research methodology, utilising story-board group work to elicit pictorial and written ; data and individual interviews conducted by culturally competent research assistants, was ; developed. Participants from Ethiopia, South and North Sudan, Serbia, Bosnia and Croatia and ; communities from Iraq were recruited by expert sampling and data was analysed through the lens ; of human rights and intersectional feminism.


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