To explore the path of Chinese women's use of force in intimate relationships: motives, acts and outcomes


Grant Data
Project Title
To explore the path of Chinese women's use of force in intimate relationships: motives, acts and outcomes
Principal Investigator
Dr Choi, Wai Man   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Wong Janet Yuen Ha   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Miller Susan L.   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Larance Lisa Young   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Kam Chak Wah   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Chan Edward Ko Ling   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2016-01-01
Completion Date
2018-06-30
Amount
548500
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Women's use of force, Intimate partner violence, Women's victimization, Abused women, Women's health
Discipline
Social Work
Panel
Humanities & Social Sciences (H)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17611715
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2) To identify the qualitative components affecting the dynamics among women’s use of force, women’s victimization, coping to victimization and childhood trauma, 3) To understand the outcomes of women’s use of force and its dynamics with the acts and motives of using force, and the women’s victimization 4) To examine the influence of Chinese culture on women’s use of force