Since the strongest predictive factor of violence against women is male has a high level control of the socioeconomic decision-making, abused women difficult to leave abusive relationships are directly related to the lack of employment and lack of self-financing (McDonough 2010). There is a relationship between economic and social disadvantages that result in high risks of violence and crime in intimate partners in western’s studies (People 2005). Nevertheless, the early experiences of violence are also shaping the child 's personality development, may suppress behavior control, adaptive social skills, compassion (Lacey, Saunders & Zhang 2011). The children 's experiences and the relationship between the witness and commit violence between adults may reflect a process of cultural transmission that learnt from generation to generation. Therefore, women may shape that men violence women are acceptable due to their experience of childhood.
Domestic violence refers to an aggressive behavior that involves abuse of a spouse or partner which can either be physical, psychological, sexual, or emotional abuse. It further involves exertion of power and control by one partner against the other. Women are at a very high risk of torture. Children also follow closely. Men are also at a risk of abuse.
Contrary to popular belief, domestic violence is not caused by anger, alcohol/drug abuse, frustration or stress, but by the desire to maintain dominance over an intimate partner. Following are the effects of domestic violence on children and teenagers. Effects on Early Development According to Morse and Wiley (1997), children undergo metal development in the first 33 months of their lives.
While it is difficult to ascertain whether alcohol may directly lead to sexual assault, it can be speculated that the perpetrators of sexual assault are involved in drinking before committing the crime as a way of justifying their behaviors. Herman contends that men who take alcohol in large amounts at parties and bars are likely to show aggressive or unwanted behaviors towards women (par. 4). Also, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism associates the aggressiveness and victimization to excessive alcohol consumption (par. 1).
Domestic violence is the leading source of injury to women between the ages of 15 and 44 in the United States, more than car accidents, muggings, and rape combined. A woman is more likely to be assaulted, injured, raped, or killed by a male partner than by any other type of assailant. Although, in recent times men also are abused by their female partner, the majority of cases still affect women entirely. Domestic Violence is often referred to as a pattern of offensive behaviour in any relationship that is used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over another intimate partner. Domestic violence can be physical, sexual, emotional, economic, or psychological actions or threats of actions that influence another person.
Once an individual forms a dependence with the substance, it ultimately has long-term health effects, such as death and loss of brain cells, liver damage, cirrhosis, pancreatitis, nerve damage. Tolerance is a long-term effect that causes the body to become accustomed to the excessive and high doses of alcohol, after drinking for a long span of time. They no longer experience the short-term effects that would convince a moderate drinker to stop. This tolerance is dangerous and can lead to alcoholism and result in the individual needing help to quit. When an individual has consumed alcohol their impaired, influencing them to do things they typically wouldn’t, if being in the right state of mind.
Over consumption of alcohol can also lead to a variety of bodily cancers like; mouth cancer, liver cancer, breast cancer, throat cancer, and also Esophagus. Another problem that has widely affected a large number of people would be alcohol addiction. Alcohol addiction is pretty much explanatory, it is when a dependency or need for alcohol is felt by user. This can have a bad effect as it can lead to heavy mood swings,
Youth in the united states prefer drinking alcohol over any other mood-altering substance. Alcohol Consumption often results to impaired decision making, risky behavior and poor coordination. Environmental stimuli such as drinking parents and siblings can precipitate a youth’s propensity to start drinking. When a youth sees that atleast one of his parents drinks alcohol, he will more likely to drink alcohol too. In the Family Family is considered one of the factors influencing teens to engage in the use of alcohol.
Most women are affected by the domestic violence in the family, they are abused psychologically, physically and sexually. Women faces different types of domestic abuses in their home and various sociologists demonstrates the reasons why women are being victims of violence in their home and how they tend to arise in many families. According to World Health Organisation (WHO), (2013), most women are abused by their partners itself and due to this their home is the most unfavourable place for them to
From my knowledge, I can say that children that are violent is because they have no sort of education at home. It could be that their parents didn’t give them a proper foundation for them to stand strong and be a good person. On the other hand, children that are very respectful, tend to come from a humble home where proper education is instil in children. This topic does affect me and many others, since if we have a high rate of violence, then they tend to be a high rate of drug abuse and more people behaving or becoming gang members. Which is something bad for the community because people will no longer live in peace, then confidence will no longer exist.