Part I: Please review your answers in your Pre-Reading DB related to your defin


Part I: Please review your answers in your Pre-Reading DB related to your definition of DV/VMIR and what acts (and individuals) should be included in this definition.
Has your definition and/or understanding changed at all? If so, how/in what way? If not, why not?
Did you change your stance on whether a focus on prevention or intervention might be most effective in addressing/eradicating DV/VMIR?
Part II: Please review the Ray Rice incident discussed in the text.
Why do you believe the National Football League (NFL) was more concerned with banned substances than intimate partner violence?
Do you believe Ray Rice would have only served a two-game suspension if the celebrity news website TMZ did not release the video of the incident? Why or why not?
Part III: Please respond to each prompt below in separate paragraphs for clarity and ease of read.
Why are social problems only addressed after advocacy groups become involved?
In your opinion, is intimate partner violence culturally accepted in the United States? Why or why not?
How can people in the United States reduce the intergenerational transmission of violence and maltreatment in intimate partner relationships?


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