“Saheli Means Friend”: Exploring Gendered Domestic Violence and Healthy Relationships in South Asian Immigrant Communities

Kiani, Marwah A.


  • Domestic violence (DV) against South Asian Immigrant (SAI) women is prevalent in the United States. Studies have shown that the prevalence for DV against SAI women ranges from 21%-61%. SAI women experience many forms of abuse including physical, sexual financial and emotional abuse, with a core part of these forms of abuse rooted in the need for abusers to exercise power and control. This qualitative ... read more
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