Racial/Ethnic Variations in Violence Against Women: Urban, Suburban, and Rural Differences
DeKeseredy, Walter S.; Dragiewicz, Molly; Rennison, Callie Marie (2012-11)
A large literature shows that violence against women in intimate relationships varies across racial/ethnic groups. However, it is unclear whether such variations differ across urban, suburban, and rural areas. The main ...
Violent Girls in the United States: Urban, Suburban, and Rural Differences
Rennison, Callie Marie; DeKeseredy, Walter S. (2018-07)
Though there is a rapidly growing social scientific literature on geographic variations in crime, it is still unclear whether rural girls are at greater or lesser risk of committing violent offenses than are their urban ...
Intimate Violence Against Rural Women: The Current State of Sociological Knowledge
DeKeseredy, Walter S. (2019-06)
Sociological research on violence against rural women quickly exploded on the scene in the latter part of the last decade. There is now strong international empirical evidence showing that rural women are at greater risk ...
Guest Editor's Introduction to Volume 5, Issue 2
DeKeseredy, Walter S. (2020-09)
Thinking theoretically about male violence against women in rural places: A review of the extant sociological literature and suggestions for future theorizing
DeKeseredy, Walter S.; Rennison, Callie M. (2020-09)
Sociological research on male-to-female violence against women in rural places has mushroomed over the past 20 years. Nonetheless, theoretical developments are not keeping pace with the burgeoning contemporary empirical ...