Home > Uncategorized > Congratulations to our members Morgan PettyJohn, Finn Muzzey, and Drs. Megan Maas and Heather McCauley on their recent publication

Congratulations to our members Morgan PettyJohn, Finn Muzzey, and Drs. Megan Maas and Heather McCauley on their recent publication “#HowWillIChange: Engaging Men and Boys in the #MeToo Movement”. Their work analyzed 3,182 tweets to gain a further understanding of men and boy’s involvement in conversations surrounding the #MeToo Movement. The RCGV is incredibly proud of their work and this amazing accomplishment. 
You can read more about their recent publication here: http://psycnet.apa.org/record/2018-45702-001?doi=1

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MSU’s Research Consortium on Gender-Based Violence faculty and staff are dedicated to research and outreach initiatives related to ending and preventing gender-based violence and improving the community response to survivors. RCGV faculty are committed to mentoring the next generation of gender-based violence researchers by providing substantial educational and employment opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students.

Gender-based violence (GBV) is a significant and widespread social problem internationally, devastating adults, children, families and societies across the globe. It includes any form of harm that is both a consequence and cause of gender power inequities. It can be physical, psychological, sexual, economic, or sociocultural, and includes but is not limited to sexual abuse, rape, intimate partner abuse, incest, sexual harassment, stalking, femicide, trafficking, gendered hate crimes and dowry abuse. Gender-based violence intersects with race-based, class-based or religiously oppressive forms of abuse, and cross-cuts many other social problems (e.g., poverty, substance abuse, mental and physical health, crime).

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