Gender Based Violence

Publications and Reports:

Standing Together Evaluation and Learning Report Prepared for the Nova Scotia Advisory Council on the Status of Women (31pp) (2020)

Resotrative Conversations: Talking about Restorative Approaches and Gender-Based Violence in Nova Scotia (with Sue Bookchin and Verona Singer) submitted to the Metro Interagency Committee on Family Violence (55 pp) (2019)

Domestic Violence Court Evaluation Report (with Jessica Burke) submitted to the NS Department of Justice. 35 pp. (2019)

Evaluation Report: Waves of Change: Bystander Intervention Training Program for Nova Scotia Universities 33pp. (Marlee Jordan as first author) (2019)

Crocker, Diane (2017) The Domestic Violence Court Pilot Project:  Lessons from and Evaluation. In Innovations in Interventions to Address Intimate Partner Violence: Research and Practice Tod Austusta-Scott, Katreena Scott, and Leslie Tutty (eds.)

Final Report: Domestic Violence Court Pilot Project, Sydney, Nova Scotia Court Services, Nova Scotia Department of Justice (119 pp.) (2016)

Crocker, Diane (2008) Criminal Harassment and Law’s Transformative Potential. Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 20(1):87-110.

Crocker, Diane  (2005) Regulating Intimacy: Judicial Discourse in Cases of Wife Assault (1970- 2000). Violence Against Women:  An International and Interdisciplinary Journal. 11(2):197-226.

Crocker, Diane and Valéry Kalemba (1999)  The Incidence and Impact of Women’s Experience of Sexual Harassment.  Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology. 36(4):541-559.  

Grants and Contracts: 

Evaluation of the Domestic Violence Offender Navigator Program Halifax Regional Police (Principal Investigator) $5000 (2020)

Evaluation of Standing Together: A Provincial Plan to Prevent Domestic Violence (Principal Investigator) $250,000 from the NS Advisory Council on the Status of Women (2019-2020)

Domestic Violence Court Evaluation Project (Principal Investigator) $3000 Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Engaging (In)Justice Stories $24,682, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. Connections Grant (Principal Investigator)

Voices of Women – Experiences of Justice Project (2018) $7,000 funded by CLARI (Change Lab Action Research Institute) with Be the Peace Institute (Research Partner)

Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative for Vulnerable Populations $2.1 million (Co-Applicant, Peter Jaffee and Myrna Dawson Co-Principal Investigators) SSHRC Partnership Grant

Evaluation of the Domestic Violence Court Pilot Project, Sydney Nova Scotia, Department of Justice, $50, 000 (Principal Investigator)

Canadian Observatory on the Justice System Response to Intimate Partner Violence SSHRC- Strategic Knowledge Cluster Program, $2, 500, 000  (Co-Applicant; Principal Investigator: C. Gill)

Victims’ Stories of Criminal Harassment, Department of Justice Canada, $25,000 (Principal Investigator)