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Violence against women

Links last verified 12 Feb 2015

The Violence Against Women Act of 1994 (VAWA 1994), passed by Congress as part of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, is a comprehensive legislative package designed to end violence against women, including domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. It was reauthorized in 2000, 2005, and 2013. This and related pages serve as a resource on Justice Center publications, papers, and research projects and selected additional resources about efforts to address violence against women.

Justice Center publications & papers

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See individual pages in menu above for complete bibliographies of Justice Center publications on topics related to violence against women.

Overviews of UAA Justice Center research on violence against women

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