Broken Bodies, Broken Dreams: Intimate partner violence

Broken bodies, broken dreams offers a powerful testimony, through photographs and text, of the different types of violence that define the everyday existence of countless women and girls. It examines the nature of this violence through the cycle of women’s lives….[While both men and women may suffer violence by a partner, the “single most powerful risk marker for becoming a victim of violence is to be a woman”…]

Authors: Jeanne Ward, Zana Briski and Lisa Ernst

Institutional Sponsor: United Nations

 

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