These are the sources and citations used to research Luis Bonino “Los micromachismos” (). This bibliography was generated on Cite This. Bonino Méndez, Luis: Develando los micromachismos en la vida conyugal – Una aproximación a la. desactivación de las maniobras masculinas de dominio. Boal, Augusto. Theatre of the Oppressed. New York: Theatre Communications Group, Bonino, Luis. “Develando los micromachismos en la vida conyugal.

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Everyday Male Chauvinism

I consent to having Dianova collect these data in order to send me their newsletter. How harmful are these expressions of gender violence in Italy? As the subtitle of the present. However, very few women still dare to tell or report cases of harassment, most of the time for fear of losing their jobs. They are ways of behave in the society, of reasserting to the world, of relating to the environment within the structure of the patriarchal society.

On this subject, the the World Economic Forum WEF, for its acronym in English predicts that at the current pace achieving total economic equality between women and men in the workplace will take years.

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Therefore, it is important to stress that, just as in the case of other forms of intimate partner. The emphasis is on maintenance.

A Silent “Colleague”: Violence against Women in the Workplace

Anxiety, depression, panic attacks, sleep disorders, headaches, cognitive disorders related to attention and memory, feelings of vulnerability and difficulties in establishing relationships, among others, impact negatively on work performance. It adds that work environments and exposure to situations where there is a high risk of aggression are among the reasons for this, as well as the lack of awareness among professional women of what is considered sexual harassment.


The strategic aim is again the maintenance of the power position, of. Most women do not report out of fear of losing their jobs or reprisals against them by the aggressors. However, the ranking and evaluation of. The problem is structural, systemic, and has to be addressed from all sectors of society, including the schools, the police, the judiciary.

Therefore, teasing, threats, slights, shouting, degrading or obscene comments, defamations, professional discrediting, not letting the victim speak, imitating the way they walk or talk, causing damage to their belongings, minimising their efforts and the excessive control of their working hours are only a handful of examples of a huge amount of actions that constitute harassment and workplace violence.

The other form of sexual harassment is caused by hostile work environments, where the treatment of the victim can be intimidating and humiliating. Everyday Male Chauvinism Author: This is well exemplified by. How different everything would be!

By continuing to browse, you accept the use of these cookies. In Italy, as elsewhere, this violence shapes the relationships between men and women in many different ways. The most accurate info comes from the meticulous and hard work of researchers from Unione delle Donne in Italia UDIwho gather cases collected on the daily news.

Spain introduced a comprehensive and separate law on male chauvinistic violence in Micromachis,os does he abuse? In Spain, for example, 2, women filed complaints between and for this reason, according to data from the General Workers Union of Spain.

As part of the implementation of the law, a network of prosecutors specialised in.

From the miromachismos homicides, to the subtler and less obvious expressions of violence. But harassment does not come only from supervisors or those in high positions. Either in English or Italian there is a word to describe this pattern of behavior, defined in Spanish by the psychologist Luis Bonino as “micromachismos”.


Public All can see and participate is translation. On the other hand, the majority of violent women either protect themselves.

Where does violence against Italian women come from? |

According to Vittoria Tola, member of UDI, the reason why there is no systematic collection of data, is because then it’s easier to evade the problem and not to confront it from the national institutions. The first step in transforming. It is therefore necessary that companies and unions carry out initiatives to raise awareness among employees about the reality of violence and harassment against women in the workplace, so that they know how to recognise it, prevent it, act in case it is necessary, and encourage their peers to report assaults.

Although men can also experience situations of violence and harassment in the workplace, the patriarchal cultural system and the consequent stereotypes and inequality in power relations are responsible for women being those most exposed to these types of abuse.

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In general, any person can commit acts of violence and harassment, either horizontally or vertically, and it can even come from external sources. In fact, studies have shown that abuse on the part of the co-workers is a common fact, and to a lesser degree it can be committed by subordinates.