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Violence against women

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  • (abuse* or assault" or batter* or violen* or rape) AND (women or wife or girl* or female*)
  • "domestic violence" or "intimate partner violence" or "spousal violence"

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  • Abused Wives -- 2 Related Subjects
  • Abused Women -- 5 Related Subjects
  • Abused Women
  • Acquaintance rape
  • Children and violence
  • Date rape
  • Family violence
  • Family violence -- British Columbia
  • Family Violence -- Canada
  • Family Violence -- Canada -- Prevention
  • Human Trafficking
  • Human Trafficking -- International Law
  • Indian women -- Violence against -- Canada -- Prevention
  • Indigenous women -- Abuse of -- Canada
  • Intimate partner violence
  • Language and languages -- Sex differences
  • Marital violence
  • Marital Violence -- Canada
  • Nonsexist Language
  • Rape -- 6 Related Subjects
  • Rape
  • Rape as a weapon of war
  • Sex Crimes -- 14 Related Subjects
  • Sex crimes
  • Sex Crimes -- Canada
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Sexism In Language -- 2 Related Subjects
  • Sexism in music
  • Teenage girls -- Violence against -- Canada -- Prevention
  • Victims of family violence
  • Wife abuse -- British Columbia
  • Women -- Crimes against
  • Women -- Crimes Against -- Canada
  • Young women -- Violence against

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