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Economic Abuse in Lebanon: Experiences and Perceptions

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dc.contributor.author Usta J.
dc.contributor.author Makarem N.N.
dc.contributor.author Habib R.R.
dc.contributor.editor
dc.date Mar-2013
dc.date.accessioned 2017-10-05T15:36:13Z
dc.date.available 2017-10-05T15:36:13Z
dc.date.issued 2013
dc.identifier 10.1177/1077801213486313
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dc.identifier.issn 10778012
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10938/15557
dc.description.abstract This article explores the experiences and perceptions of Lebanese women and men with economic abuse. Data were drawn from focus group discussions and face-to-face interviews with men, women and social workers. The findings reveal that Lebanese women experience many forms of economic abuse, including the withholding of earnings, restricted involvement in the labor force, and limited purchasing decisions. Inheritance laws and practices still favor men over women. Women tolerate economic abuse to avoid more serious forms of abuse and ensure family stability. Practical implications of the findings are presented. © The Author(s) 2013.
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dc.format.extent Pages: (356-375)
dc.language English
dc.publisher THOUSAND OAKS
dc.relation.ispartof Publication Name: Violence Against Women; Publication Year: 2013; Volume: 19; no. 3; special issue SI; Pages: (356-375);
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dc.title Economic Abuse in Lebanon: Experiences and Perceptions
dc.type Article
dc.contributor.affiliation Usta, J., Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, P.O.Box 11-0236 Riad El Solh, 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Makarem, N.N., Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, P.O.Box 11-0236 Riad El Solh, 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Habib, R.R., Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, P.O.Box 11-0236 Riad El Solh, 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.authorAddress Habib, R. R.; Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, P.O.Box 11-0236 Riad El Solh, 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon; email: rima.habib@aub.edu.lb
dc.contributor.authorCorporate University: American University of Beirut Medical Center; Faculty: Faculty of Medicine; Department: Family Medicine;
dc.contributor.authorDepartment Family Medicine
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dc.contributor.authorEmail rima.habib@aub.edu.lb
dc.contributor.authorFaculty Faculty of Medicine
dc.contributor.authorInitials Usta, J
dc.contributor.authorInitials Makarem, NN
dc.contributor.authorInitials Habib, RR
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dc.contributor.authorReprintAddress Habib, RR (reprint author), Amer Univ Beirut, Fac Hlth Sci, POB 11-0236 Riad El Solh, Beirut 11072020, Lebanon.
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dc.contributor.authorUniversity American University of Beirut Medical Center
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dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword Arab world
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword economic abuse
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword gender-based violence
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword Lebanon
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword women
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword work
dc.subject.otherChemCAS
dc.subject.otherIndex adult
dc.subject.otherIndex article
dc.subject.otherIndex behavior
dc.subject.otherIndex cultural anthropology
dc.subject.otherIndex decision making
dc.subject.otherIndex economic abuse
dc.subject.otherIndex economics
dc.subject.otherIndex employment
dc.subject.otherIndex family
dc.subject.otherIndex female
dc.subject.otherIndex gender-based violence
dc.subject.otherIndex human
dc.subject.otherIndex income
dc.subject.otherIndex Lebanon
dc.subject.otherIndex male
dc.subject.otherIndex middle aged
dc.subject.otherIndex partner violence
dc.subject.otherIndex perception
dc.subject.otherIndex social control
dc.subject.otherIndex women's rights
dc.subject.otherIndex work
dc.subject.otherIndex young adult
dc.subject.otherIndex Arab world
dc.subject.otherIndex economic abuse
dc.subject.otherIndex gender-based violence
dc.subject.otherIndex Lebanon
dc.subject.otherIndex women
dc.subject.otherIndex work
dc.subject.otherIndex Adult
dc.subject.otherIndex Behavior
dc.subject.otherIndex Culture
dc.subject.otherIndex Decision Making
dc.subject.otherIndex Employment
dc.subject.otherIndex Family
dc.subject.otherIndex Female
dc.subject.otherIndex Humans
dc.subject.otherIndex Income
dc.subject.otherIndex Lebanon
dc.subject.otherIndex Male
dc.subject.otherIndex Middle Aged
dc.subject.otherIndex Perception
dc.subject.otherIndex Social Control, Informal
dc.subject.otherIndex Spouse Abuse
dc.subject.otherIndex Women
dc.subject.otherIndex Women's Rights
dc.subject.otherIndex Young Adult
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus PHYSICAL HEALTH CONSEQUENCES
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus WOMENS-ROLE
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus INEQUALITIES
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus POWER
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