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Understanding the Role of Culture in Domestic Violence: The Ahimsa Project for Safe Families


Christiansen, Jeanne
Christiansen, James L.
Howard, Marilyn


New York, NY: Springer

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health v.8 n.1, January 2006, 9 pages

Description of Resource

"The Ahimsa for Safe Families Project is an innovative collaborative project that addresses domestic violence in immigrant and refugee communities in San Diego. Here the authors describe the Project’s needs assessment and community dialogues that guided the development of specific interventions; present the lessons learned; and describe replicable, culturally specific prevention strategies utilized by the Project." Description from source




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