[Svrilist] SVRI Resources and Publications List '05 '06

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Fri May 19 10:17:40 SAST 2006


Dear SVRI list members,

Approximately once a month we send a list of publications, resources &
upcoming events which may be of interest to those working on issues of
sexual violence. If you would like to suggest resources to be included on
upcoming lists or on the SVRI website, please email svri at mrc.ac.za.

Please note that the SVRI web site is updated regularly. It provides
information about the SVRI and contains links to documents and other
resources on sexual violence and sexual violence research. It is also
possible to join and contact the SVRI through the site at:


1.  Ullman SE, Filipas HH, Townsend SM, Starzynski LL.  The Role of
Victim-Offender Relationship in Women's Sexual Assault Experiences. J
Interpers Violence. 2006 Jun;21(6):798-819.  PMID: 16672742 [PubMed - in

2.  Loh C, Gidycz CA.  A prospective analysis of the relationship between
childhood sexual victimization and perpetration of dating violence and
sexual assault in adulthood. J Interpers Violence. 2006 Jun;21(6):732-49.
PMID: 16672739 [PubMed - in process]

3.  Sorenson SB.  Taking guns from batterers: public support and policy
implications. Eval Rev. 2006 Jun;30(3):361-73. PMID: 16679501 [PubMed - in

4.  Wenzel SL, Tucker JS, Hambarsoomian K, Elliott MN.  Toward a more
comprehensive understanding of violence against impoverished women. J
Interpers Violence. 2006 Jun;21(6):820-39. PMID: 16672743 [PubMed - in

5.  Petricevic SF, Bright JA, Cockerton SL.  DNA profiling of trace DNA
recovered from bedding.  Forensic Sci Int. 2006 May 25;159(1):21-6. Epub
2005 Jul 19. PMID: 16046091 [PubMed - in process]

6.  Noll JG, Trickett PK, Susman EJ, Putnam FW.  Sleep Disturbances and
Childhood Sexual Abuse. J Pediatr Psychol. 2006 Jun;31(5):469-480. Epub
2005 Jun 15.  PMID: 15958722 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

7.  Pittman JF, Buckley RR.  Comparing maltreating fathers and mothers in
terms of personal distress, interpersonal functioning, and perceptions of
family climate. Child Abuse Negl. 2006 May 11; [Epub ahead of print] PMID:
16698080 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

8.  Cederborg AC, Lamb ME.  How does the legal system respond when
children with learning difficulties are victimized? Child Abuse Negl. 2006
May 11; [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 16697462 [PubMed - as supplied by

9.  Whetten K, Leserman J, Lowe Geonnotti K, Stangl D, Thielman N, Swartz
M, Hanisch L, Van Scoyoc L.  Prevalence of Childhood Sexual Abuse and
Physical Trauma in a Southern HIV-Positive Sample. Am J Public Health.
2006 May 2; [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 16670226 [PubMed - as supplied by

10.  Saewyc E, Skay C, Richens K, Reis E, Poon C, Murphy A. Sexual
Orientation, Sexual Abuse, and HIV-Risk Behaviors Among Adolescents in the
Pacific Northwest. Am J Public Health. 2006 May 2; [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 16670224 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

11.  Watson S, Chilton R, Fairchild H, Whewell P.  Association between
childhood trauma and dissociation among patients with borderline
personality disorder. Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 2006 May;40(5):478-81. PMID:
16683975 [PubMed - in process]

12.  Chen J, Dunne MP, Han P.  Child sexual abuse in Henan province,
China: associations with sadness, suicidality, and risk behaviors among
adolescent girls. J Adolesc Health. 2006 May;38(5):544-9. PMID: 16635765
[PubMed - in process]

13.  Rucklidge JJ, Brown DL, Crawford S, Kaplan BJ.  Retrospective reports
of childhood trauma in adults with ADHD. J Atten Disord. 2006
May;9(4):631-41. PMID: 16648230 [PubMed - in process]

14.  Briken P, Habermann N, Kafka MP, Berner W, Hill A.  The
paraphilia-related disorders: an investigation of the relevance of the
concept in sexual murderers. J Forensic Sci. 2006 May;51(3):683-8. PMID:
16696722 [PubMed - in process]

15. Gamble SA, Talbot NL, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Franus N, Beckman AM,
Conwell Y.  Childhood sexual abuse and depressive symptom severity: the
role of neuroticism. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2006 May;194(5):382-5. PMID:
16699389 [PubMed - in process]

16.  Minzenberg MJ, Poole JH, Vinogradov S.  Adult Social Attachment
Disturbance Is Related to Childhood Maltreatment and Current Symptoms in
Borderline Personality Disorder. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2006 May;194(5):341-348.
PMID: 16699383 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

17.  Haglund K.  Recommendations for sexuality education for early
adolescents. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2006 May-Jun;35(3):369-75.
PMID: 16700686 [PubMed - in process]

18.  Smit J, Myer L, Middelkoop K, Seedat S, Wood R, Bekker LG, Stein DJ.
Mental health and sexual risk behaviours in a South African township: A
community-based cross-sectional study. Public Health. 2006 May 7; [Epub
ahead of print] PMID: 16684549 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

19.  Cole J, Logan TK, Shannon L.  Risky sexual behavior among women with
protective orders against violent male partners. AIDS Behav. 2006 May 4;
[Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 16673157 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

20.  Wingood GM, Diclemente RJ, Harrington KF, Lang DL, Davies SL, Hook
EW, Oh MK, Hardin JW.   Efficacy of an HIV Prevention Program Among Female
Adolescents Experiencing Gender-Based Violence. Am J Public Health. 2006
May 2; [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 16670238 [PubMed - as supplied by

21.  Koenig LJ, Whitaker DJ, Royce RA, Wilson TE, Ethier K, Fernandez MI. 
Physical and Sexual Violence During Pregnancy and After Delivery: A
Prospective Multistate Study of Women With or at Risk for HIV Infection.
Am J Public Health. 2006 May 2; [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 16670222
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

22.  Dietsch E.  Women defining themselves: Shared stories of private
hell. Contemp Nurse. 2006 May;21(2):165-73. PMID: 16696599 [PubMed - in

23.  Baskin-Sommers A, Sommers I.  The co-occurrence of substance use and
high-risk behaviors. J Adolesc Health. 2006 May;38(5):609-11.  PMID:
16635777 [PubMed - in process]

24.  Wenzel SL, Hambarsoomian K, D'Amico EJ, Ellison M, Tucker JS. 
Victimization and health among indigent young women in the transition to
adulthood: a portrait of need. J Adolesc Health. 2006 May;38(5):536-43.
PMID: 16635764 [PubMed - in process]

25.  Abrahams N, Mathews S, Ramela P.  Intersections of 'sanitation,
sexual coercion and girls' safety in schools'. Trop Med Int Health. 2006
May;11(5):751-6. PMID: 16640629 [PubMed - in process]

26.  Shevlin M, Dorahy M, Adamson G.  Childhood traumas and
hallucinations: An analysis of the National Comorbidity Survey. J
Psychiatr Res. 2006 Apr 24; [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 16643948 [PubMed -
as supplied by publisher]

27.  Meel BL.  HIV/AIDS, psychiatric disorder and sexual assault in
Transkei: a case report. Med Sci Law. 2006 Apr;46(2):181-3. PMID: 16683475
[PubMed - in process]

28.  Ackerman DR, Sugar NF, Fine DN, Eckert LO.  Sexual assault victims:
Factors associated with follow-up care. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Apr 22;
[Epub ahead of print] PMID: 16635464 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

29.  Skinner D, Tsheko N, Mtero-Munyati S, Segwabe M, Chibatamoto P,
Mfecane S, Chandiwana B, Nkomo N, Tlou S, Chitiyo G.   Towards a
Definition of Orphaned and Vulnerable Children. AIDS Behav. 2006 Apr 26;
[Epub ahead of print] PMID: 16639543 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

30.  Lincoln CA, McBride PM, Turbett GR, Garbin CD, Macdonald EJ.  The use
of an alternative light source to detect semen in clinical forensic
medical practice. J Clin Forensic Med. 2006 May;13(4):215-8. Epub 2006 Mar
31.  PMID: 16580244 [PubMed - in process]

31.  Ebrahim IO.  Somnambulistic sexual behaviour (sexsomnia). J Clin
Forensic Med. 2006 May;13(4):219-24. Epub 2006 Mar 27.  PMID: 16564199
[PubMed - in process]

32.  Clarke JG, Hebert MR, Rosengard C, Rose JS, Dasilva KM, Stein MD. 
Reproductive health care and family planning needs among incarcerated
women. Am J Public Health. 2006 May;96(5):834-9. Epub 2006 Mar 29.  PMID:
16571701 [PubMed - in process]

33.  Gruber J Silent survivors of sexual violence in conflict and the
implications for HIV mitigation: experiences from Eritrea. African Journal
of AIDS Research (2005: 4 (2) Available on line at

34.  Edith A. Pantelides and Hernán Manzelli, 2005. Violencia en la
pareja. Evidencias a partir de encuestas a hombres centroamericanos
[Violence within the couple. Evidence fromsurveys to Centra American men].
Papeles de Población [Journal], year 11, number 45, pages 247- 270.

35.  DHS Survey:  Female Genital Cutting in the Demographic and Health
Surveys: A Comparative Study:  This comparative study presents the results
on female genital cutting (FGC) collected from 20 Demographic and Health
Surveys (DHS) from 1989 to 2002 in 15 countries in Africa and Yemen. 
Available on line at: 

36.  Book:  Sex without Consent: Young People in Developing Countries,
Population Council/India, the World Health Organization, and Family Health
International (FHI)/YouthNet.  Published by Zed Books (London/New York).
Limited copies are available from FHI at youthnetpubs at fhi.org or from the
Population Council/India at info_india at popcouncil.org.  (Source ENDVAW
Update #62)

37.  Trainers Manual: Working with Men on Gender, Sexuality, Violence and
Health.  Available on line at: 
http://www.sahayogindia.org/English%20manual.pdf  (Source ENDVAW Update

38.  National Survey:  Intimate partner violence: results from a national
gender-based violence study in Malawi
(Source ENDVAW Update #62)


The SVRI conference page has been updated!  Please visit our conference
page at http://www.svri.org/calendar.htm


The following funding opportunities and awards have been sourced from the
Drum Beat - 347 - Awards, Fellowships, Grants & Scholarships.  Access this
issue online at http://www.comminit.com/drum_beat_347.html

1.  EADI Prize for Development Studies 2006.
Awarded by the European Association of Development Research and Training
Institutes (EADI) for an essay exploring an issue of development studies
in any field of social sciences. Postgraduate students from an EADI member
country or attending a programme at an institutional member of the
Association are invited to submit essays of between 5,000 and 7,000 words
for consideration for the EUR 1,000 prize. Deadline: May 31 2006

2.  Reebok Human Rights Award
Recognises young activists who have made significant contributions to
human rights causes directly relating to the United Nations' Universal
Declaration of Human Rights through non-violent means. Honourees, who must
be 30 years of age or younger by December 31 2006, receive a US$50,000
grant from the Reebok Human Rights Foundation to further their work. 
Deadline: May 31 2006

3.  Forum 10 Essay Competition
Awarded for an essay by a young professional working in or interested in
health research on some aspect of the overall theme of Forum 10:
'Combating Disease and Promoting Health.' The winning essay will be
published on the Lancet website and its author invited to take part in
Forum 10 in Cairo, Egypt, with all expenses paid.  Deadline: June 1 2006

4.  Communication Award for Effective Communication Between Health Care
Professionals and Patients
Recognises effective communication between the medical profession and
patients in the United Kingdom. The submission must demonstrate enhanced
mutual understanding between patients and health care professionals, and
should describe work which could be widely adopted for the benefit of
patients. The winner will receive £10,000, half of which is paid directly
to the individual or team members and half of which will be used to
further the award winner's study in the field of medical research. 
Deadline: July 3 2006

5.  1325 Award
Honours an individual or a civil society organisation in a conflict
country or region that has developed groundbreaking and effective
initiatives to promote the rights of women and to increase their
participation at decision-making levels in peace processes. Winners will
receive a sum of EUR 15,000 and a work of art made for the occasion, as
well as a tour through the Netherlands to present their work to a variety
of diverse audiences.  Deadline: July 15 2006

6.  Pan American Health and Education Foundation 2006 Small Grants Program
Supports innovative, results-oriented projects in Latin America and the
Caribbean, such as operations research, teaching, the development of
protocols, or related approaches to solving health problems. Two priority
health areas during 2005-2006 are enhancing infection control practices in
health-care settings, and improving the health of indigenous peoples.
Project grants are in the US$5,000 to $25,000 range.  Deadline: June 1

7.  Hivos Fund
Provides financial and political support for specific programme activities
or for organisational operations in more than 30 countries in Africa,
Asia, Latin America and South-Eastern Europe. Focus areas include economy,
environment & sustainable development, human rights, HIV/AIDS, gender,
arts, and information and communication technology. Deadline: Rolling

8.  Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA)
Supports projects that are both national and regional in Angola, Botswana,
Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Programmes broadly focus on education, media, information and
communication technology (ICT), human rights and democracy. Deadline:
Rolling deadline

Committee are calling for nominations of individuals, groups or
organisations in the Asia Pacificregion who are worthy of receiving the
2006 APMF Peace Prize (AUS $1000). The Peace Prize will be awarded at the
Third APMF Conference in Fiji on June 26-30, 2006. All nominations are to
be forwarded to the APMF President, Dale Bagshaw –
dale.bagshaw at unisa.edu.au – by Monday June 12th, 2006.


1.  The Office of the Resident Representative of the United Nations
Development Programme (UNDP), Khartoum is seeking qualified candidates for
the post:  Team Leader, Darfur Emergency Recovery Team (Darfur Joint
Assessment Mission)  For more information contact
nadia.abdelmassieh at undp.org and ali.tahsin.jumah at undp.org. Deadline 27 May

2.  The secretariat of the Pacific Community, is calling for applicants
for the position of Human Development Programme Manager.  For more details
go to www.spc.int or email spc at spc.int.  Closing date 31 July 2007

3.  Three positions at World Alliance for Citizen Participation, Position:
Project Manager: Information and Knowledge Systems;  Position:
Communications Associate and Position: Receptionist / Admin Assistant. 
Various closing dates, for more information visit

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