Academic Publications

We have divided this section of the site into three categories, Academic Publications, News Stories, and Reports containing information about the Bringing in the Bystander Project. Please take a moment to read the role we are taking in the community to prevent violence against women.

Academic Publications

The following published, in-press, or under-review articles and book chapters demonstrate theoretical work and empirical research and evaluations that we have conducted on the Bringing in the Bystander® In-Person Prevention Program and the Know Your Power® Bystander Social Marketing Campaign. Citations appear in reverse chronological order.

Bringing in the Bystander In-Person Prevention Program

Moynihan, M. M., Banyard, V. L., Arnold, J. S., Eckstein, R. P., & Stapleton, J. G. (2011). Sisterhood may be powerful in for reducing sexual and intimate partner violence: An evaluation of the Bringing in the Bystander in-person program with sorority members. Violence Against Women. doi: 10.1177/1077801211409726

Banyard, V. L., & Moynihan, M. M. (2011). Variation in bystander behavior related to sexual and intimate partner violence prevention: Correlates in a sample of college students. Psychology of Violence. doi: 10.1037/a0023544.

Potter, S. J., & Moynihan, M. M. (In Press). Bringing in the Bystander In-Person Prevention Program to a US Military Installation: Results from a pilot study. Military Medicine.

Moynihan, M. M., Banyard, V. L. , Arnold, J. S. , Eckstein, R. P. and Stapleton, J. G. (2010). Engaging intercollegiate athletes in preventing and intervening in sexual and intimate partner violence, Journal of American College Health, 59, 197-204. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2010.502195.

Banyard, V. L., Eckstein, R., & Moynihan, M. M. (2010). Sexual violence prevention: The role of stages of change. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 25, 111-135. doi: 10.1177/0886260508329123

Moynihan, M. M., Potter, S. J., Banyard, V. L., Stapleton, J. G., & Mayhew, M. R. (2010). An example community perspective on sexual violence prevention: Enhancing safety nets and preventing victimization by empowering a college community of bystanders. In M. Paludi and F. L. Denmark (Eds.), Victims of Sexual Assault and Abuse: Resources and Responses for Individuals and Families, Volume 2 (pp. 187-210).  New York: Praeger.

Moynihan, M. M. & Banyard, V. L. (2009). Improving individuals’ change in response to sexual violence: Reducing backlash using a bystander approach. Sexual Assault Report. Civic Research Institute.

Banyard, V. L., Moynihan, M. M., & Crossman, M. T. (2009). Reducing sexual violence on campus: The role of student leaders as empowered bystanders. Journal of College Student Development, 50, 446-457.

Banyard, V. L. (2008). Measurement and correlates of pro-social bystander behavior: The case of interpersonal violence, Violence and Victims, 23, 85-99. doi: 10.1891/0886670823183

Moynihan, M. M. & Banyard, V. L. (2008). Community responsibility for preventing sexual violence: A pilot with campus Greeks and intercollegiate athletes. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 36, 23-38.

Banyard, V. L., Moynihan, M. M., & Plante, E. G. (2007). Sexual violence prevention through bystander education: An experimental evaluation.Journal of Community Psychology,35, 463-481.

Moynihan, M. M., Banyard, V. L., & Plante, E. G. (2007). Preventing dating violence: A university example of community approaches. In Kendall-Tackett & Giacomoni (Eds.), Intimate Partner Violence. Kingston, NJ: Civic Research Institute.

Banyard, V. L., Plante, E. G., & Moynihan, M. M. (2005). Rape prevention through bystander education: Final report to NIJ for grant 2002-WG-BX-0009.

Banyard, V. L., Plante, E. G., & Moynihan, M. M. (2004) Bystander education: Bringing a broader community perspective to sexual violence prevention. Journal of Community Psychology, 32, 61-79.

Banyard, V. L., & Moynihan, M. M. (Under Review). Gender and bystander behavior to prevent sexual violence.

Know Your Power Bystander Social Marketing Campaign

Potter, S. J. (In Press). Using a multi-media social marketing campaign to increase active bystanders on the college campus. Journal of American College Health.

Potter, S. J., & Stapleton, J. G. (In Press). Translating sexual assault and stalking prevention from a college campus to a US Military Post: Piloting the Know Your Power social marketing campaign. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

Potter, S. J., Moynihan, M. M., & Stapleton, J. G. (2011). Using social self-identification in social marketing materials aimed at reducing violence against women on campus. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 26, 971-900. doi: 10.1177/0886260510365870.

Potter, S. J., & Stapleton, J. G. (In Press). Bringing in the target audience in bystander social marketing materials for communities: Suggestions for practitioners. Violence Against Women.

Moynihan, M. M., Potter, S. J., Banyard, V. L., Stapleton, J. G., & Mayhew, M. R. (2010). An example community perspective on sexual violence prevention: Enhancing safety nets and preventing victimization by empowering a college community of bystanders. In M. Paludi and F. L. Denmark (Eds.), Victims of Sexual Assault and Abuse: Resources and Responses for Individuals and Families, Volume 2 (pp. 187-210).  New York: Praeger.

Potter, S. J., Moynihan, M. M., Stapleton, J. G. & Banyard, V. L. (2009). Empowering bystanders to prevent campus violence against women.Violence Against Women 15, 106-121. doi: 10.1177/1077801208327482

Potter, S. J., Stapleton, J. G., & Moynihan, M. M. (2008). Designing, implementing, and evaluating a media campaign illustrating the bystander role. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 36, 39-56. doi: 10.1080/ 10852350802022308

Potter S. J., & Perry B. (2008). Incorporating Evaluation into Media Campaign Design National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women (VAWnet). (April):1-9.