Essay on Domestic Violence Against Female Violence

908 Words Oct 16th, 2014 4 Pages
Domestic Violence can happen to anyone, regardless of gender, race ethnicity, sexual orientation, income, or other facts. One in four women will experience domestic violence. Women experience more than four million physical assaults and rapes because of their significant other. However, men are victims of nearly three million physical assaults yet it is unheard off. Domestic violence against men refers to being in an abusive intimidated relationship such as marriage, cohabitation, dating or within family. As with violence against woman domestic violence is considered a crime. Many men who report abuse to the police often get criticized and often face social stigma. People have trouble understanding why a woman who is being abused by her significant other does not simply leave. When the roles are reversed, and the man is the victim of the abuse, people are more clueless a bit more disturbed why he chooses to stay. However, anyone who 's been in an abusive relationship knows that it 's never that simple. Ending a relationship, even an abusive one, is rarely easy. Domestic violence against men is believed to be nonexistent. They are many “Theories on the causes of domestic violence.” (Murray A, 1973.) Some of those theories can be due to dramatic events in a mans childhood and so it effects there thinking and causes them to accept domestic violence. However, some of the few reasons men don’t leave is the children, they feel ashamed/embarrassed, they are in denial and holding…

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