Social Factors Related to Domestic Violence among Hmong Adults


Social Work

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Master of Social Work (M.S.W.)

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Clinical research paper


Pa Der Vang


The purpose of this study was to explore social factors related to domestic violence among Hmong adults. The formal hypothesis for this research was: Social factors are related to domestic violence among Hmong adults. A total of 43 Hmong male and female adults were drawn from the community of St. Paul and Minneapolis, MN. The age of respondents ranged from 18 to 60 years old. Recruitment was accomplished through snowball sampling.


domestic violence, Hmong, cultural, patriarchal, depression

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