Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Specially selected by our Editors.

All articles & book chapters are free to access through October.

Featured Articles & Chapters

This campaign acknowledges the experiences of domestic violence survivors and provides researchers, policymakers, and advocates with relevant information to work toward ending domestic violence. Browse a special selection of articles from the Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Family Violence, as well as articles and book chapters chosen by the Publishing Editors from Social Work, Criminology & Criminal Justice, and Public Health. 

Editor's Picks

Macy18hires © SpringerRebecca J. Macy, MSW, PhD, is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Family Violence (JOFV). For Domestic Violence Awareness Month Professor Macy has selected six noteworthy articles from the JOFV and has written an introduction to her article selection.

Read her article selection and special introduction here

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