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Publications of the Moment

Recognizing
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
(25th November 2014)
the BDRC provides new publications related to
violence against women in Bangladesh
  • Azziz-Baumgartner, E.; Homaira, N.; Hamadani, J. D.; Tofail, F.; Dahlberg, L. L.; Haque,
    R.; Luby, S. P.; Naved, R. T. (2014). The Prevalence and Impact of Intimate Partner
    Violence on Maternal Distress in a Community of Low-Income Bangladeshi and
    Displaced Ethnic Bihari Mothers: Dhaka, 2008-2009 | Violence Against Women, Vol. 20,
    No. 1, pp. 59-73.
  • Bajracharya, A.; Amin, S. (2013). Microcredit and Domestic Violence in Bangladesh: An
    Exploration of Selection Bias Influences | Demography, Vol. 50, No. 5, pp. 1819-1843.
  • Dalal, K.; Dahlstrom, O.; Timpka, T. (2013). Interactions between microfinance
    programmes and non-economic empowerment of women associated with intimate partner
    violence in Bangladesh: A cross-sectional study | BMJ Open, Vol. 3, No. 12, Article No.
    2941.
  • Haque, S. E.; Ahsan, H. (2014). Human rights violations against women: Acid violence in
    Bangladesh | American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 216-217.
  • Heath, R. (2014). Women's Access to Labor Market Opportunities, Control of Household
    Resources, and Domestic Violence: Evidence from Bangladesh | World Development,
    Vol. 57, pp. 32-46.
  • Murshid, Nadine (2013). Intergenerational Transmission of Domestic Violence in
    Bangladesh | Paper presented at the BDI/CSAS Conference on Bridging the Policy-
    Action Divide: Challenges and Prospects for Bangladesh, at the UC Berkeley, CA
    (February 22-24).
  • Naved, R. T. (2013). Sexual violence towards married women in Bangladesh | Archives
    of Sexual Behavior, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 595-602.
  • Pallitto, C. C.; Garcia-Moreno, C.; Jansen, H. A. F. M.; Heise, L.; Ellsberg, M.; Watts, C.
    (2013). Intimate partner violence, abortion, and unintended pregnancy: Results from the
    WHO Multi-country Study on Women's Health and Domestic Violence | International
    Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vol. 120, No. 1, pp. 3-9.
  • Rahman, M.; Nakamura, K.; Seino, K.; Kizuki, M. (2013). Are survivors of intimate partner
    violence more likely to experience complications around delivery? Evidence from a
    national Bangladeshi sample | European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive
    Health Care, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 49-60.
  • Rahman, M.; Nakamura, K.; Seino, K.; Kizuki, M. (2013). Intimate partner violence and
    chronic undernutrition among married Bangladeshi women of reproductive age: Are the
    poor uniquely disadvantaged? | European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 67, No. 3, pp.
    301-307.
  • Schuler, S. R.; Lenzi, R.; Nazneen, S.; Bates, L. M. (2013). Perceived decline in intimate
    partner violence against women in Bangladesh: Qualitative evidence | Studies in Family
    Planning, Vol. 44, No. 3, pp. 243-257.
  • Yount, K. M.; Halim, N.; Schuler, S. R.; Head, S. (2013). A Survey Experiment of
    Women's Attitudes About Intimate Partner Violence Against Women in Rural Bangladesh
    | Demography, Vol. 50, No. 1, pp. 333-357.
  • Ziaei S., Naved R.T., Ekstrom E.-C. (2014). Women's exposure to intimate partner
    violence and child malnutrition: Findings from demographic and health surveys in
    Bangladesh | Maternal and Child Nutrition, Vol. 10, No. 3 (July), pp. 347-359.