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Local View: Nebraska needs to revise domestic violence policies October 21, 2014

Filed under: Domestic Violence,Sexual Politics And The Law — familyinnocence @ 4:09 pm

So much of policy,government funding and judicial action is driven by stereotypes,bad information and gender politics..

‘Nebraska’s domestic violence policies need revision, primarily because they are based on inaccurate information. The journal Partner Abuse last month completed the most comprehensive review yet of existing domestic violence research. Its Partner Abuse State of Knowledge study is a three-year research project, conducted by 42 scholars at 20 universities and research centers, that reviewed 12,000 peer-reviewed studies published since 1990’

http://journalstar.com/news/opinion/editorial/columnists/local-view-nebraska-needs-to-revise-domestic-violence-policies/article_2b822061-5a26-5178-b4e9-84e765769cc4.html

Source: Chris Johnson  and  Amy Sherman

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