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October 27 2015

Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Financial Abuse as a Means of Control and Dominance in Domestically Violent Relationships Sources

Statistic Sources:

·      U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Violence Against Women, 2013

·      U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2007

·      Catalano, S. (2012). Intimate partner violence, 1993-2010. US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics.

Source Allstate Foundation, Purple Purse:

Organizations in the same capacity of note:

Allstate Foundation Domestic Violence Program, Purple Purse:

National Network to End Domestic Violence Economic Justice Project:

Nancy Salamone, Author of Victory Over Violence: Nancy’s Story and the Business of Me:

The Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence:

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