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Explaining Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal inequalities in postseparation violence against Canadian Women: Application of a structural violence approach

TitleExplaining Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal inequalities in postseparation violence against Canadian Women: Application of a structural violence approach
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsPedersen, J. Somlak, Malcoe L. H. Halinka, and Pulkingham J.
JournalViolence Against Women
Volume19
Pages1034 - 1058
Keywordsaboriginal women, coercive control, intimate partner violence, postseparation, structural violence
Abstract

Adopting a structural violence approach, we analyzed 2004 Canadian General Social Survey data to examine Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal inequalities in postseparation intimate partner violence (IPV) against women. Aboriginal women had 4.12 times higher odds of postseparation IPV than non-Aboriginal women (p

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