'Since the news about wife beating
came out, a Form 5 Student inbox me and showed me this....
Councillor Mike Williamson, who sits on Stone Town Council, Staffordshire, has been reported to the standards committee after he apparently made a reference to wife beating
in a discussion on a local government ethical standards review.
In their study on wife beating
in South Africa, Choi and Ting (2008) proposed four typologies of physical violence--dependence, compensation, submission and transgression.
This role in society is also interconnected with the current concerns of wife beating
and other forms of gender based violence (GBV).
Will a future government stop using phrases such as recreational drugs and legal highs, which are totally inappropriate terms in much the same way as wife beating
was referred to as domestic violence and subsequently filed in the 'out tray'.
'e prime argument we hear against critics and satirists of religion like the Charlie Hebdo cartoonists is that their speech 'oends billions of people.' ' But what about the religions they're targeting?'e Abrahamic holy books prescribe the killing of disbelievers (Koran 8:12-13, Leviticus 24:16); order their adherents to ght and enslave those with diering beliefs (Koran 9:29-30, Deuteronomy 20:10-18); endorse wife beating
(Koran 4:34) and order women to submit to the authority of men (1 Timothy 2:11-12); and mandate the public lashing of fornicators (Koran 24:2) and the killing of homosexuals (Leviticus 20:13).
Acceptance of wife beating
is prevalent among women in Kyrgyz Republic, according to the results of the 2012 Kyrgyz Republic Demographic and Health Survey.
The Kuwaiti also excused the practice of wife beating
, because no [Muslim] woman has died as a result of her husband's beating.
In a study of gender attitudes and ideal family size in five high-fertility East African countries, 15-24-year-old males who believed that wife beating
is sometimes justified wanted 0.2-0.7 more children than did their counterparts who did not justify such behavior.
It would force anyone convicted of wife beating
to inform any new partner and also allow police to tell people they feel may be at risk.
Alcohol and drug use were linked with greater levels of all forms of violence, as were sexually transmitted infections, poor mental health and attitudes supportive of wife beating
. Programmes addressing intimate partner violence in urban Bangladesh should integrate addressing substance abuse, sexual risk behaviours and other men's health issues into violence prevention programmes.
Forty percent of men believe that wife beating
is justifiable, while 32% of women think there is no problem with a man beating his wife, according to the Namibian Demographic Health Survey of 2006/2007.