Volume 6, Issue 1 (5-2022)                   JSBCH 2022, 6(1): 810-818 | Back to browse issues page


XML Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Jafari H, Zareei Mahmoodabadi H, Naderi Nobandegani Z. A Study of Domestic Violence Against Married Women in Afghanistan: Grounded Theory. JSBCH. 2022; 6 (1) :810-818
URL: http://sbrh.ssu.ac.ir/article-1-183-en.html
1- Executive Director in the Department of Repairs and Infrastructure of the Afghan Ministry of Education, Kabol, Afghanistan.
2- Psychology Department, Yazd University, Yazd, Iran. , h.zareei@yazd.ac.ir
3- Psychology Department, Yazd University, Yazd, Iran.
Abstract:   (74 Views)
Background: Domestic violence against women is currently one of the most important and characteristic forms of violence against human rights, which is associated with negative psychological and physical health consequences. The persistence of domestic violence causes marital incompatibility and has countless consequences for women. The aim of this study was to investigate domestic violence against married women in Bamyan province (Afghanistan).
 Method: This research was conducted using the qualitative method and grounded theory. The study population included all women with domestic violence in Bamyan province in 2019. Convenience and snowball sampling were used to achieve theoretical saturation. Those women who were eligible for the study were given in-depth semi-structured interviews, and finally 12 women were selected.  The data were analyzed using Strauss and Corbin method with three stages of open, axial, and selective coding.
Results: In this study, 297 concepts, 31 categories, 15 sub-categories, and 5 main categories including cultural poverty, personality problems and husband’s irresponsibility, panic, women's awakening, and low self-esteem were extracted. Also, all these 5 main categories were represented as a sub-category of "home terrorism".
Conclusions: Although women in Bamyan are still victims of domestic violence, increasing women's awareness and education in this field have been able to make women safe to some extent.

 
Full-Text [PDF 613 kb]   (31 Downloads) |   |   Full-Text (HTML)  (10 Views)  
Type of Study: Original Article | Subject: Psychology
Received: 2022/01/6 | Accepted: 2022/05/16 | Published: 2022/06/1

References
1. Abbaszadeh, M., Saadati, M., and Kasab Oukar, H. (2010). Domestic violence, a threat to mental health (Sociological study of married women in Tabriz). The Quarterly Journal of Social Security Studies, New Volume, 24, 90-61.
2. Afrouz, R., Crisp, B. R., & Taket, A. (2021). Understandings and perceptions of domestic violence among newly arrived Afghan women in Australia. Violence against women,27(14), 2511-2529. [DOI:10.1177/1077801220985937] [PMID]
3. Ali, T. S., Mogren, I., & Krantz, G. (2013). Intimate partner violence and mental health effects: A population-based study among married women in Karachi, Pakistan. International journal of behavioral medicine, 20(1), 131-139. [DOI:10.1007/s12529-011-9201-6] [PMID]
4. Barratt, E.S. )1993(. Impulsivity: integrating cognitive, behavioral, biological, and environmental data. American Psychological Association, 39-56 [DOI:10.1037/10500-003]
5. Berger, R. P., Bogen, D., Dulani, T., & Broussard, E. (2002). Implementation of a program to teach pediatric residents and faculty about domestic violence. Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine, 156(8), 804-810. [DOI:10.1001/archpedi.156.8.804] [PMID]
6. Dahal, M., Khanal, P., Maharjan, S., Panthi, B., & Nepal, S. (2020). Mitigating violence against women and young girls during COVID-19 induced lockdown in Nepal: a wake-up call. Globalization and health, 16(1), 1-3. [DOI:10.1186/s12992-020-00616-w] [PMID] [PMCID]
7. Fallah, S; Rostamzad, S and Qelichi Ghojagh, M (2015). Factors Affecting Domestic Violence Against Married Women. Scientific Journal of Gorgan University of Medical Sciences, 17, 4, 97-91. https://www.sid.ir/fa/journal/ViewPaper. aspx?id=266595.
8. Fatemi, M., Davoudi , R., Fesharaki, M., & Gol afshani ,A. (2011). Relationship between life skills and spousal abuse. Social Welfare Research Quarterly, 43, 51-70.
9. Garcia-Moreno, C., Jansen, H. A., Ellsberg, M., Heise, L., & Watts, C. H. (2006). Prevalence of intimate partner violence: findings from the WHO multi-country study on women's health and domestic violence. The lancet, 368(9543), 1260-1269. [DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(06)69523-8]
10. Gardsbane, D., Bukuluki, P., & Musuya, T. (2021). Help-seeking within the context of patriarchy for domestic violence in urban Uganda. Violence against women,28(1),232-254. [DOI:10.1177/1077801220985943] [PMID]
11. Ghazanfari, Firoozeh (2010). Factors affecting violence against women in Lorestan province. Journal of Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, 12, 2, 11-5. https://www.sid.ir/fa/ journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=142331
12. Netto, G., Pawson, H., & Sharp, C. (2009). Preventing Homelessness Due to Domestic Violence:Providing a Safe Space or Closing the Door to New Possibilities? Social Policy & Administration issn, 43(7), 719-735. [DOI:10.1111/j.1467-9515.2009.00691.x]
13. https://yafte.lums.ac.ir/browse.php?a_id=308&sid=1&slc_lang=fa
14. Chowdhary, N., & Patel, V. (2008). The effect of spousal violence on women's health: Findings from the Stree Arogya Shodh in Goa, India. Journal of postgraduate medicine, 54(4), 306. [DOI:10.4103/0022-3859.43514] [PMID]
15. Kiss, L., Schraiber, L. B., Heise, L., Zimmerman, C., Gouveia, N., & Watts, C. (2012). Gender-based violence and socioeconomic inequalities: Does living in more deprived neighbourhoods increase women's risk of intimate partner violence?. Social science & medicine, 74(8), 1172-1179. [DOI:10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.11.033] [PMID]
16. Meseguer-Santamaría, M. L., Sánchez-Alberola, F., & Vargas-Vargas, M. (2021). Intimate partner violence against women with disabilities in Spain: a public health problem. International journal of environmental research and public health, 18(2), 728. [DOI:10.3390/ijerph18020728] [PMID] [PMCID]
17. Niazi, A (2017). A Study of Women's Interpretation and Perception of Domestic Violence. Fourth National Conference on Research in Educational Sciences, Psychology and Social Sciences, Tehran, Millennium Idea International Campus. https://civilica.com/doc/ 799780/
18. Polit, D., & Beck, C. (2020). Essentials of Nursing Research: Appraising Evidence for Nursing Practice. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
19. Ruiz-Pérez, I., Plazaola-Castaño, J., & del Río-Lozano, M. (2007). Physical health consequences of intimate partner violence in Spanish women. European Journal of Public Health, 17(5), 437-443. [DOI:10.1093/eurpub/ckl280] [PMID]
20. Sloan‐Lynch, J. (2012). Domestic abuse as terrorism. Hypatia, 27(4), 774-790. [DOI:10.1111/j.1527-2001.2011.01250.x]
21. Strauss, A. & Corbin, J. (1990). Basics of qualitative research. Grounded theory procedures and techniques. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.
22. Talebpour, A. (2018). Investigating Wife Abuse and It's Affecting Factors in Urban and Rural Areas of Ardebil Province. Quarterly Journal of Women and Society, 8(32), 55-74.
23. Turk, R., Celik, S. S., Çetin, M., & Soydan, G. (2017). Experiences and views of married women about domestic violence. International journal of nursing practice, 23(4), e12543. [DOI:10.1111/ijn.12543] [PMID]

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:
CAPTCHA

Send email to the article author


Rights and permissions
Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

© 2022 CC BY-NC 4.0 | Journal of Social Behavior and Community Health

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb