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Dr Nadia Aghtaie

Nadia has just finished a research project on young people’s experiences of violence and abuse(online & offline) in their intimate relationships within the European context. Her current research is on domestic violence and the notion/s of justice for non-heterogenous communities of Muslim women who use Sharia Councils in the UK.

Research interests include:

Gender based violence within national and international contexts

Cultural and structural violence within Muslim context 

Violence and abuse within teenage intimate relationships 

Research keywords

  • Comparative gendered violence; domestic
  • structural and sexual violence; forced marriage
  • civil and criminal law within Islamic states
  • children’s rights and family support.