Elder abuse o The physical sexual or emotional abuse of older individuals by

Elder abuse o the physical sexual or emotional abuse

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Elder abuse o The physical, sexual, or emotional abuse of older individuals by someone with whom they share an intimate or caring relationship o Mostly neglect and emotional abuse Intimate partner violence (IPV) Intimate partner violence o Violence between partners who are (or were) involved in a sexual or romantic relationship o Who is at greatest risk? Women are at much greater risk of rape and violence that causes serious injury Women with lower levels of income and education report more violence Relationships that involve drug or alcohol abuse are more likely to be violent Women in cohabitating relationships are more likely to experience violence than those who are married Family violence and abuse Family violence and abuse can also include sexual violence o Rape (including marital rape), sexual assault, incest Violence in LGBT relationships o Federal government has started collecting data on violence in same-sex relationships o IPV is similar for those in same- and different-sex relationships o Both lesbian and straight women are both more likely to experience violence as compared to gay or straight men How common are rape and sexual assault? The national intimate partner and sexual violence survey (NISVS) was conducted by federal government in 2010 to estimate the prevalence of rape and sexual assault in the U.S. o 18 percent of women and 1 percent of men in the US have been raped at some point in their life
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o the rates are higher in college 12/1/17 final exam 2 essay questions o one of them will ask about the sexuality being less fluid for men than women. Describe how it is illustrated in the shows we watched episode of mom which looked at bonnie and her ex-girlfriend pops in everybody loves Raymond “what’s up with Robert” where the whole episode is about if Robert is gay since he won’t commit to his girlfriend talk through the episodes to talk about that fact that sexuality is more fluid for women than men o second essay is about your project supposed to be a gimme will ask about what your project was about and what were the major themese you drew and explain them o essays are 1 to 2 paragraphs PUT (COHEN 2015, CH. #) At end put book citation
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  • Spring '10
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