Gender, Violence & Empowerment

   

   Published Articles:

  1. Zakar, R., Zakar, MZ., Abbas, S. (2015). Domestic violence against rural women in Pakistan: An issue of health and human rights. Journal of Family Violence. DOI:10.1007/s10896-015-9742-6, Impact Factor:  1.17
  2. Nasrullah, M, Zakar, R., Zakar, MZ., Abbas, S.,Safdar, R. (2015). Circumstances leading to intimate partner violence against women married as children: a qualitative study in Urban Slums of Lahore, Pakistan. BMC International Health and Human Rights. Impact Factor:  1.37
  3. Muazzam Nasrullah, Rubeena Zakar, Muhammad Zakria Zakar. 2014. Child Marriage and Its Associations With Controlling Behaviors and Spousal Violence Against Adolescent and Young Women in Pakistan. Journal of Adolscent Health, 55, Issue 6, Pages 804–809,Journal of Adolscent Health, 55, Issue 6, Pages 804–809, Impact factor: 3.75
  4. Zaman, M., Zakar, M. Z., Sharif, A., Sabir, I., Zakar, R., & Arif, M. (2013). Exchange Marriage System, Traditional Gender Roles and Obscured Transformation in a Community of Pakistan: Interplay of Structure Agency and Social Change. International Journal of Socioogy of the Family. Vol. 39 (1-2).
  5. Zakar, R., Zakar, M.Z., & Alexander Krämer. (2013). Men’s belief and attitudes towards intimate partner violence against women in Pakistan. Violence Against Women, DOI:10.1177/107780121347802. Impact factor: 1.328.
  6. Zakar, R., Zakar, M. Z., & Krämer, A. (2013). Spousal violence and its association with women’s mental health in Pakistan. Health Care for Women International. Impact factor: 0.63.
  7. Ramzan, M., Zakar, M. Z., Qureshi S., Shah, Z. A. (2013). Relevance of Violence with Social Well Being of Working Adolescents in Pakistan. Journal of Political Studies Vol. 20(2).Journal of Political Studies Vol. 20(2).
  8. Zaman, M., Zakar, M. Z., Sharif, A., Sabir, I., Zakar, R., & Arif, M. (2013). Exchange Marriage System, Traditional Gender Roles and Obscured Transformation in a Community of Pakistan: Interplay of Structure Agency and Social Change. International Journal of Socioogy of the Family. Vol. 39 (1-2).
  9. Zakar, R., Zakar, M. Z., & Krämer, A. (2012). Voices of Strength and Struggle: Women’s Coping Strategies against Spousal Violence in Pakistan. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 27(16), 3268-3298. DOI: 10.1177/0886260512441257. Impact factor: 1.639.
  10. Zakar, R.,Zakar,  M.Z. , Mikolajczyk, R., & Krämer, A. (2012). Intimate partner violence and its association with women’s reproductive health in Pakistan. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics 117(1)10-14. Impact factor: 2.045.
  11. Zakar, R., Zakar, M. Z., Faist, T., & Krämer, A. (2012). Intimate partner violence against women and related immigration stressors among Pakistani immigrant families in Germany. Springer Plus, 1:5. (Internationally highly accessed article).
  12. Zakar, R., Zakar, M. Z.,  Hornberg, C., &  Krämer, A. (2012). Coping strategies adopted by pregnant women in Pakistan to resist spousal violence. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics 116 (1) 77-78.doi:10.1016/j.ijgo.2011.08.006. Impact factor: 2.045.
  13. Zakar, R., Zakar, M. Z., & Krämer, A. (2011). Spousal violence against women in the context of marital inequality: Perspectives of Pakistani religious leaders. International Journal of Conflict and Violence, 5(2) 371-384. (Listed in ISI web of Knowledge index). Impact factor: 0.56.
  14. Wilke, B., Hippler, J., & Zakar, M. Z. (2011). Violence Research from North Africa to South Asia: A Historical and Structural Overview. International Journal of Conflict and Violence.  5 (1) 2011, pp. 32 – 54. (Listed in ISI web of Knowledge Violence.  5 (1) 2011, pp. 32 – 54. (Listed in ISI web of Knowledge index).
  15. Zakar, R., Zakar, M. Z., & Krämer, A. (2011). Primary health care physicians’ response to the victims of spousal violence against women in Pakistan. Health Care for Women International, 32(9), 811-832. Impact factor: 0.63.

   Projects

  1. Prevailing Situation of Violence against Children in Pakistan sponsored by Ministry of Law, Justice and Human Rights, Pakistan, Year 2015
  2. Enhancing Social Sustainability of Energy Development by Gender Mainstreaming in Pakistan sponsored by The World Bank, Year 2014.
  3. Violence Research and Development sponsored by BMZ, Institute of Conflict and Violence Bielefeld University Germany, Year 2013.
  4. Male Perceptions about Violence against Women: A Scoping Study in Lahore and Faisalabad (Punjab), Pakistan, sponsored by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) Islamabad, under AWAAZ Project of UKAID, Year 2012.