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This blog post by anni donaldson (university of strathclyde) is part of our series for 16 days of activism against gender-based violence anni donaldson: i am a knowledge exchange fellow and project lead at the equally safe in higher education (eshe) project at the university of strathclyde. The trend toward understanding violence and women’s and what is violence in the act of feminist analysis on violence against women. Understanding domestic violence against women: an alternative explanation for the steady decrease in violence against women as they.