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Violence and Victimization Research Division's Compendium of Research on Violence Against Women, 1993-2016

NCJ Number
223572
Date Published
Author(s)
National Institute of Justice
Agencies
NIJ
Annotation
This document presents detailed information concerning research on violence against women funded by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), Office of Research and Evaluation, between 1993 and 2016.
Abstract
The document provides information, citations, and brief summaries for research concerning violence against women funded by NIJ's Office of Research and Evaluation between 1993 and 2016. The document is divided into nine separate subject categories: Category A - Justice & Related Systems; Category B - Definition & Measurement; Category C - Epidemiology; Category D - Social & Cultural Context; Category E - Trafficking in Persons; Category F - Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Evaluations; Category G - Synthesis of Existing Information; Category H - NIJ Jointly Funded Projects; Category J - Violence Against Indian Women; and Category K - Special Projects. For each entry, award details and final report/product summaries are provided. Award details include: grant number and title, dollar amount of the award, the primary investigator (PI), the award monitor, current status of the award, and a summary of the research. Final report/product summaries include: Product Number (NCJ Number), product/report title, and an abstract of the final report/product. Hundreds of awards are detailed and full reports are available from NCJRS. An index of grants is provided.
Date Created: August 30, 2016