October is Domestic Violence Action Month, a time when we are reminded of the high costs of domestic assault. Although we often associate the term “physical abuse” with battered women, intimate partner violence affects both genders.
Attitudes have changed over the past decades and yet one in three women and one in four men have been victims of some form of physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime. The cycle of violence is so pervasive that you should consider taking on the subject for your next research paper. Read more