Domestic Violence Against Men By Women Essay

1876 Words May 5th, 2016 null Page
Domestic violence against men, a topic that isn’t really talked about, put into the background. Society doesn’t look at domestic violence as affecting men in terms of being the victim, the woman is always looked at as the one being abused. The department of justice defines domestic violence as a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship used by one partner to gain or maintain power and control over another intimate partner. There are four types of domestic violence physical, emotional, psychological, and sexual. Domestic violence can’t be categorized merely as abuse done to women by men but also abuse done to men by women as well.
There are four types of domestic violence; physical, emotional, psychological, and sexual. The law only focuses on two, physical and sexual because there is no way of knowing if someone is going through psychological or emotional. The law defines physical abuse as any type of physical contact done onto an … Partner. Anything that cases bruises
This is something that America does not broadcast enough if they even broadcast it at all. When most people think of domestic violence they think of the man being the aggressors, not the women. Actually every 37.8 seconds a male is a victim of domestic violence or abuse. All the blame cannot be put on the media, not a lot of men will confess to being a victim of domestic violence so a lot of things go undocumented. I realize that men wouldn’t feel all that comfortable confessing that they’ve been a…

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