Elizabeth Ross:
Violence Against Female Health Professionals in South Asia

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  1. Sharma, K.K, & Vasta, M., ‘Domestic Violence against Nurses by their Marital Partners: A Facility-based Study at a Tertiary Care Hospital’, Indian Journal of Community Medicine, Vol 36, No 3, 2011, pp 222-227

Anna Trinidad:
Violence Against the Women in Sex Work (Prostitution)

  1. Hodge, David R. “Sexual Trafficking in the United States: A Domestic Problem with Transnational Dimensions.” Social Work, vol. 53, no. 2, 2008, pp. 143–152.
  1. Elizabeth Bernstein, What’s Wrong with Prostitution? What’s Right with Sex Work?Comparing Markets in Female Sexual Labor, 10 Hastings Women’s L. R. 91 (1999).
  1. Kotrla, Kimberly. “Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking in the United States.” Social Work, vol. 55, no. 2, 2010, pp. 181–187.
  1. Norma Jean Almodovar, For Their Own Good: The Results of the Prostitution Laws as Enforced by Cops, Politician and Judges, 10 Hastings Women’s L. R. 119 (1999).
  1. Pinto, Susan, Anita Scandia, and Paul Wilson. “Prostitution Laws in Australia.” Trends & Issues in Crime and Criminal Justice (n.d.): n. pag. AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF CRIMINOLOGY. Web.
  1. Sullivan, Barbara. “When (Some) Prostitution Is Legal: The Impact of Law Reform on Sex Work in Australia.” Journal of Law and Society, vol. 37, no. 1, 2010, pp. 85
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Stephanie Vargas

  1. Appiah, Kwame Anthony. “Should I Hire a P.I. to Investigate a Relative’s Boyfriend?” The New York Times. The New York Times, 09 July 2016. Web. 28 Sept. 2016.
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  1. “The Deadly Mix of Guns and Domestic Violence.” The New York Times. The New York Times, 30 June 2016. Web.
  1. Youtube. 2013, April 1. Domestic Violence Living in Fear.
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  2. Orozco, A. E., Nievar, M. A., & Middlemiss, W. (2012). Domestic Violence in Mexico: Perspectives of Mexican Counselors. Journal Of Comparative Family Studies, 43(5), 751-772.
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  1. Ted Talks. YouTube. 2013, January. 2015. Why Domestic Violence Victims Don’t leave.

Jasleen Samra

  1. Perry, J. (2016, July 19). Pakistan ‘honor’ killing suspect charged with state crime. Retrieved September 28, 2016, from
  1. Ullah, Z. (2016, September 4). Pakistan ‘honor killing’: UK woman raped before death. Retrieved September 28, 2016, from
  1. Sharma, B. (2016, September 4). 11-Month-Old Baby Raped For Two Hours In Delhi. Retrieved September 28, 2016, from

Danielle Carrasquillo

  1. Mays, J. M. (2006). Feminist disability theory: Domestic violence against women with a disability.Disability & Society, 21(2), 147-158. doi:
  1. Chenoweth, L. (1996). Violence and women with disabilities: Silence and paradox. Violence Against Women, 2(4), 391-411. Retrieved from
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