Engaging Men in Prevention of Violence Against Women: Global Initiatives
Offered by: The Battered Women’s Justice Project
Date: Monday, October 27, 2014
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM (Mountain Time)
Presenters: Richard M. Tolman, LMSW, PhD, is a Professor at the University of Michigan School of Social Work, Christopher T. Allen, MA, PhD, is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, and Humberto Carolo, Director of Programs for the White Ribbon Campaign.
TBD: Additional members of the research team and practitioners engaged in prevention of VAW work with men.
Description: Faculty will discuss research on global initiatives of men working to prevent violence against women. The team conducting the research includes the faculty and Erin Casey (University of Washington-Tacoma), Juliana Carlson (University of Kansas), Heather Storer (University of Washington-Seattle) and Cliff Leek (Stonybrook University).
Articles: Several research papers will be considered including:
- Storer, H., Casey, E. , Carlson, J., Edleson, J. & Tolman, R.M. (in press). Primary prevention is?: A global perspective on how organizations that partner with men in combating gender-based violence conceptualize and operationalize primary prevention in their work on violence against women. Violence Against Women.
- Carlson, J., Casey, E., Kimball, E., Neugut, T., Tolman, R. M., & Edleson, J. (in press). Strategies to engage men and boys in violence prevention: A global organizational perspective. Violence Against Women.
- Casey, E.A., Carlson, J.C., Fraguela-Riso, C., Kimball, E., Neugut, T., Tolman, R.M. & Edleson, J. (2013). Context, challenges and tensions in global efforts to engage men in the prevention of violence against women: An ecological analysis. Men and Masculinities, 16, 2, 228-251.
- Kimball, E., T., Edleson, J., Tolman, R., Neugut, T.,& Carlson, J. (2013). Engaging Men as Allies in Ending Violence Against Women: A Global Survey of Organizations. Violence Against Women.