Family types and intimate-partner violence: A historical perspective

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Ana Tur-Prats (2015)
  • Subject: Microeconomics | inheritance | Gender inequality, cultural norms, persistence, inheritance, coresidence, Christian conquest. | christian conquest. | cultural norms | Economic and Business History | Labour, Public, Development and Health Economics | persistence | coresidence | gender inequality
    • jel: jel:D03 | jel:Z13 | jel:J12 | jel:N43
    mesheuropmc: humanities

This paper examines the historical origins of violence against women, in contrast to earlier literature, which focused only on short-term determinants. It analyses the relationship between traditional family patterns (stem versus nuclear) and intimate-partner violence (... View more
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