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  1. Community Organizing and Feminist/Multicultural Activism
  • Cultural Competence and Services to Battered Women Addendum-Rural Domestic Violence

    A. Community Organizing and Feminist Action

       Abraham, Margaret (1995). Ethnicity, Gender, and Marital Violence: South Asian Women's Organizations in the United States. Gender & Society, 9(4), 450-468.

       Cran, Beth, La France, Jeannie, and Silver, Erika (1999). Lesbians and Bisexual Women Working Together Against Violence: The Story of Bradley-Angle House. Dulwich Centre Newsletter, 1, 46-.

       Fine, Michelle (1995). The Politics of Research and Activism: Violence Against Women. In Barbara Raffel Price and Natalie J. Sokoloff (Eds.), The Criminal Justice System and Women: Offenders, Victims, and Workers (pp. 433-440). New York: McGraw-Hill.

       Heise, Lori L. (1996). Violence Against Women: Global Organizing for Change. In J. L. Edleson and Z. C. Eisikovits (Eds.), Future Interventions With Battered Women and Their Families (pp. 7-33). London: Sage.

       Kulwicki, Anahid Devartanian, and Miller, June (1999). Domestic Violence in the Arab American Population: Transforming Environmental Conditions through Community Education. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 20(3), 199-215.

       Marin, Leni, Ed. (1996). Organizing a Community-Based Response to Domestic Violence: The Filipino Experience. Family Violence Prevention Fund. (Suite 304, San Francisco, CA 94103. 415-252-8900. www.fvpf.org )

       Nicarthy, Ginny (1989). From the Sounds of Silence to the Roar of a Global Movement: Notes on the Movement against Violence against Women. Response, 12(2), 3-10.

       Oliver, William (2000). Preventing Domestic Violence in the African American Scommunity: The Rationale for Popular Culture Interventions. Violence Against Women, 6(5), 533-.

       Preisser, Amita Bhandari (1999). Domestic Violence in South Asian Communities in America: Advocacy and Intervention. Violence Against Women, 5(6), 684-.

       Ristock, J. L. (1997). The Cultural Politics of Abuse in Lesbian Relationships: Challenges for Community Action. In N.V. Benokraitis (Ed.), Subtle Sexism: Current Practice and Prospects for Change (pp. 279-298). London: Sage.

       Rodriguez, Noelie Maria. (1988). Transcending Bureaucracy: Feminist Politics at a Shelter for Battered Women. Gender & Society, 2 (2/June), 214-227.

       Roth, K. (1994). Domestic Violence as an International Human Rights Issue. In R.J. Cook (Ed.), Human Rights for Women: National and International Perspectives (pp. 326-339). Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania.

       Scott, Ellen K. (1998). Creating Partnerships for Change: Alliances and Betrayals in the Racial Politics of Two Feminist Organizations. Gender & Society, 12(4), 400-423.

       Sun-Hee Park, Lisa (1997). Navigating the Anti-Immigrant Wave: The Korean Women's Hotline and the Politics of Community. In Nancy Naples (Ed.), Community Activism and Feminist Politics: Organizing Across Race, Class and Gender (pp. 175-195). New York: Routledge.

       Waldron, Charlene (1996). Lesbians of Color and the Domestic Violence Movement. In Claire Renzetti and Charles Harvey Miley (Eds.), Violence in Gay and Lesbian Domestic Partnerships (pp. 43-52). New York: Harrington/Haworth.

       Wang, Karin (1996). Battered Asian American Women: Community Responses from the Battered Women's Movement and the Asian American Community. Asian Law Journal, 3, 151-184.

       Williams, Oliver J. (1993). Developing an African American Perspective to Reduce Spouse Abuse: Considerations for Community Action. The Caucus: The Journal of the National Association of Social Workers, 1(2), 1-7.

       Wilson, M.N., Cobb, D.D., and Dolan, R. T. (1987). Raising the Awareness of Wife Battering in Rural Black Areas of Central Virginia: A Community Outreach Approach. In Robert L. Hampton (Ed.), Violence in the Black Family: Correlates and Consequences (pp. 121-131). Lexington: Lexington.

    B. Cultural Competence and Services to Battered Women

       Almeida, Rhea, and Dolan-Delvecchio, Ken (1999). Addressing Culture in Batterers Intervention: The Asian Indian Community as an Illustrative Example. Violence Against Women, 5(6), 654-.

       Almeida, Rhea, and Durkin, Tracy (1999). The Cultural Context Model: Therapy for Couples with Domestic Violence. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 25(3), 313-.

       American Psychological Association (1993). Guidelines for Providers of Psychological Services to Ethnic, Linguistic, and Culturally Diverse Populations. American Psychologist, (January), 45-48.

       Bell, Carl, and Mattis, Jacqueline (2000). The Importance of Cultural Competence in Ministering to African American Victims of Domestic Violence. Violence Against Women, 6(5/May), 515-.

       Bent-Goodley, T. B. (2001). Eradicating Domestic Violence in the African American Community: A Literature Review and Action Agenda. Trauma Violence and Abuse, 2(4), 316-330.

       Bent-Goodley, Tricia B. (1998). A Poor African-American Community’s Response towards Domestic Violence. Dissertation Abstracts International, A: The Humanities and Social Sciences, 58(12), 4808-A.

       Bograd, Michele (1999). Strengthening Domestic Violence Theories: Intersections of Race, Class, Sexual Orientation, and Gender. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 25(3), 275-.

       Bonilla-Santiago, Gloria (1996). Latina Battered Women: Barriers to Service Delivery and Cultural Considerations. In Albert R. Roberts (Ed.), Helping Battered Women: New Perspectives and Remedies (pp. 229-234). New York: Oxford University.

       Bradford, J., Ryan, C., and Rothblum, E. D. (1994). National Lesbian Health Care Survey: Implications for Mental Health Care. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 62, 228-242.

       Campbell, D. W. (1993). Nursing Care of African American Battered Women: Afrocentric Perspectives: AWHONNS Clinical Issues in Perinatal and Women's Health Nursing, 4, 407-415.

       Carmen, Elaine (Hilberman) (1995). Inner City Community Mental Health: The Interplay of Abuse and Race in Chronic Mentally Ill Women. In Elaine Carmen (Ed.), Mental Health, Racism, and Sexism. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh.

       Cazenave, N. A. and Straus, M. A. (1979). Race, Class, Network Embeddedness and Family Violence: A Search for Potent Support Systems. Journal of Comparative Family Systems, 10(3), 281-300.

       Cervantes, N., and Cervantes, J. (1993). A Multicultural Perspective in the Treatment of Domestic Violence. In M. Hansen and M. Harway (Eds.), Battering and Family Therapy: A Feminist Perspective (pp. 156-174). Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

       Coker, Donna (1999). Enhancing Autonomy for Battered Women: Lessons from Navajo Peacemaking. UCLA Law Review, October, 47, 1-.

       Cole, Patricia (2001). Impoverished Women in Violent Partnerships: Designing Services to Fit Their Reality. Violence Against Women, 7(2), 222-.

       Coley, S. M., and Beckett, J. O. (1988). Black Battered Women: Practice Issues. Social Casework: Journal of Contemporary Social Work, October, 483-490.

       Crites, L. (1990). Cross-cultural Counseling in Wife Beating Cases. Response to Victimization of Women and Children, 13(4), 8-12.

       Da Luz, Carla M. (1994). A Legal and Social Comparison of Heterosexual and Same-Sex Domestic Violence: Similar Inadequacies in Legal Recognition and Response. South California Review of Law & Women's Studies, 4, 251-.

       deMendoza, V. B. ( ). Culturally Appropriate Care for Pregnant Latina Women Who Are Victims of Domestic Abuse. 2001. JOGNN, 30(6), 579-588. (J. B. Lippincott)

       Donnelly, Denise, and Cook, Kimberly (1999). Provision and Exclusion: The Dual Face of Services to Battered Women in Three Deep South States. Violence Against Women, 5(7), 710-.

       Family Violence Prevention Fund (N.d.). Working With Battered Immigrant Women: A Handbook to Make Services Accessible. Author: Leti Volpp. Editor: Leni Marin. San Francisco: Family Violence Prevention Fund.

       Flitcraft, Anne H. (1995). Clinical Violence Intervention: Lessons from Battered Women. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 6, 187-197.

       Gondolf, Edward W. (1998). Appreciating Diversity among Battered Women. In Edward W. Gondolf (Ed.), Assessing Woman Battering in Mental Health Services (pp. 113-131). London: Sage.

       Hampton, Jean (1989). Emotional Consequences of Victimization and Discrimination in “Special Populations” of Women. Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 12(1), 35-51.

       Hawkins, Darnell (1987). Devalued Lives and Racial Stereotypes: Barriers to Prevention of Family Violence among Blacks. In Robert Hampton (Ed.), Violence in the Black Family: Correlates and Consequences (pp. 189-205). Lexington, MA: Lexington.

       Ho, C. K. (1990). An Analysis of Domestic Violence in Asian American Communities: A Multicultural Approach to Counseling. In L. S. Brown and M. Root (Eds.), Diversity and Complexity in Feminist Therapy (pp. 129-150). New York: Harrington Park.

       Hudgins, R. L. (1990). Professional Considerations for Those Working with Women of Color Survivors of Lesbian Battering. In P. Elliott (Ed.), Confronting Lesbian Battering: A Manual for the Battered Women’s Movement (pp. 158-160). St. Paul, MN: Lesbian Battering Intervention Project.

       Huisman, K. A. (1996). Wife Battering in Asian American Communities: Identifying the Service Needs of an Overlooked Segment of the U.S. Population. Violence Against Women, 2(3), 260-283.

       Lee, Mo-Yee. 2000. Understanding Chinese Battered Women in North America: A Review of the Literature and Practice Implications. Journal of Multicultural Social Work, 8(3l4), 215-.

       Leeder, E. (1988). Enmeshed in Pain: Counseling the Lesbian Battering Couple. Women and Therapy, 7(1), 81-99.

       Lovell, M. L., Tran, T. And Nguyen, C. D. (1987). (Southeast Asian) Refugee Women: Lives in Transition. International Social Work, 30, 317- 325.

       Low, Goergiana, and Organista, Kurt (2000). Latinas and Sexual Assault: Towards Culturally Sensitive Assessment and Intervention. Journal of Multicultural Social Work, 8(1/2), 131-157.

       Margolies, Liz and Leeder, Elaine (1995). Violence at the Door: Treatment of Lesbian Batterers. Violence Against Women, (2), 139-157.

       Marin, Leni, Ed. (1996). Organizing a Community-Based Response to Domestic Violence: The Filipino Experience. Family Violence Prevention Fund. (Suite 304, San Francisco, CA 94103. 415-252-8900.
    www.fvpf.org )

       Mendez, Juan (1996). Serving Gays and Lesbians of Color Who Are Survivors of Violence. In Claire Renzetti and Charles Harvey Miley (Eds.), Violence in Gay And Lesbian Domestic Partnerships (pp. 53-59). New York: Harrington/Haworth.

       Merchant, Munira (2000). A Comparative Study of Agencies Assisting Domestic Violence Victims: Does the South Asian Community Have Special Needs? Journal of Social Distress and the Homeless, 9(3), 249-259.

       Miles-Doan, R. (1998). Violence between Spouses and Intimates: Does Neighborhood Context Matter? Social Forces, 77, 623-645.

       Orloff, L. E., Jang, D., and Klein, C. F. (1995). With No Place to Turn: Improving Legal Advocacy for Battered Immigrant Women. Family Law Quarterly, 29(2), 313-329.

       Preisser, Amita Bhandari (1999). Domestic Violence in South Asian Communities in America: Advocacy and Intervention. Violence Against Women, 5(6), 684-.

       Rivera, Jenny (1997/1998). Preliminary Report: Availability of Domestic Violence Services for Latina Survivors in New York State. In the Public Interest, 16, 1-32.

       Richie, Beth E. (1988). Understanding Family Violence Within U.S. Refugee Communities: A Training Manual. Washington, DC: Refugee Women in Development.

       Rogers, B., Taylor, M., and McGee, G. (n.d.). Black Women and Family Violence: A Guide for Service Providers. St. Paul: Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women.

       Santiago, Anna M. and Morash, Merry (1995). Strategies for Serving Latina Battered Women. In J. A. Garber and R. S. Turner (Eds.), Gender in Urban Research (pp. 219-235). Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

       Sharma, A. (2001). Healing the Wounds of Domestic Abuse: Improving the Effectiveness of Feminist Therapeutic Interventions with Immigrant and Racially Visible Women Who Have Been Abused. Violence Against Women , 7(12), 1405-1428.

       Shepard, M. F., and Pence, E. L., Eds. (2001). Coordinating Community Responses to Domestic Violence: Lessons from Duluth and Beyond.

       Slonim-Nevo, Vered, Sharaga, Yanna, and Mirsky, Julia (1999). A Culturally Sensitive Approach to Therapy with Immigrant Families: The Case of Jewish Emigrants from the Former Soviet Union. Family Process, 38(4), 445-462.

       Somewhere to Turn: Making Domestic Violence Services Accessible to Battered Immigrant Women. Washington, DC: NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund. N.d.

       Sullivan, C. M., and Rumptz, M. H. (1994). Adjustment and Needs of African American Women Who Utilized a Domestic Violence Shelter. Violence and Victims, 9(3), 5-19.

       Torres, S. (1991). A Comparison of Wife Abuse between Two Cultures: Perceptions, Attitudes, Nature, and Extent. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 12, 113-131.

       Wheeler, Charles (1996). New Protections for Immigrant Women and Children Who Are Victims of Domestic Violence. Clearinghouse Review, pp. 222-229.

       Waterman, C. K., Dawson, L. J. and Bologna, M. J. (1989). Sexual Coercion in Gay Males and Lesbian Relationships: Predictors and Implications for Support Services. Journal of Sex Research, 26(1), 118-124.

       Weisz, Arlene N., Tolman, Richard M., and Bennett, Larry (1998). An Ecological Study of Nonresidential Services for Battered Women Within a Comprehensive Community Protocol for Domestic Violence. Journal of Family Violence, 13(4), 395-415.

       Williams, Oliver J. (1992). Ethnically Sensitive Practice to Enhance Treatment Participation of African American Men Who Batter. Journal of Contemporary Human Services, 588-595.

       Williams, Oliver J. & R. Lance Becker (1994). Domestic Partner Abuse Treatment Programs and Cultural Competence: The Results of a National Survey.Violence and Victims, 9(3), 287-296.

       Willis, J. T. (1994). A Conceptual Model for Counseling the Violent Offender in Black Domestic Relations. Family Therapy, 21(2), 139-148.

       Wilson, Laurie L. and Stith, Sandra (1991). Culturally Sensitive Therapy With Black Clients. Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, 19, 32-43.

       Wolk, L. E. (1982). Minnesota's American Indian Battered Women: The Cycle of Oppression; A Cultural Awareness Training Manual for Non-Indian Professionals. St. Paul, MN: St. Paul Indian Center.

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