AuthorRosay, André B.
KeywordAlaska Victimization Survey (AVS)
intimate partner violence (IPV)
violence against women
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AbstractThis Powerpoint slide presentation provides an overview of UAA Justice Center research on violence against women in Alaska through 2013, the current research being conducted through the Alaska Victimization Survey, and efforts to combat intimate partner violence (IPV) and sexual violence in Alaska through the Choose Respect initiative.
Table of ContentsForcible Rapes Reported to Police / Justice Center Research / Factors that Facilitate Prosecution / Choose Respect Initiative / Need for Population Measures / Alaska Victimization Survey / Alaska Dashboard / Conclusion: Focus on Prevention / Contact Information
PublisherJustice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
CitationRosay, André B. (2013). "Violence against Women in Alaska: Justice Perspective" (Powerpoint). Slide presentation presented to the UAA Master of Public Health Student Symposium, Anchorage, AK, 9 Dec 2013.
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