indirect violence

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1254

Definition

Indirect violence in a gender context focuses pre­dominantly on the attitudes, stereotypes and cultural norms that underpin gendered practices and may cause gender-based forms of direct violence.

See also: direct violence

Source(s)

European Institute for Gender Equality – EIGE (2013). Gender Equality Index: Report, Luxembourg, Publications Office of the European Union. Available at:

http://eige.europa.eu/rdc/eige-publications/gender-equality-index-report

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