Investigating the socio-demographic properties of women in shelters and the characteristics of violence that they are exposed

Ogulmus S., Keskin A.

BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH-INDIA, vol.28, no.6, pp.2384-2390, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Page Numbers: pp.2384-2390


Objectives: Domestic violence against women is a violation of basic human rights and freedom which is a major social problem in our country and worldwide. This cross-sectional, descriptive research aimed to investigate women's socio-demographic properties and characteristics of domestic violence they were exposed to, demonstration of inter-generational transfer of domestic violence by investigating the childhood trauma exposure and evaluating the problem solving techniques among women living in shelters.