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Aggression in adolescent dating relationships

Published: 08.05.2017

Journal of Social Issues, 48, - Google Scholar , Link. The visions and struggles of the battered women's movement.

Purpose. To assess the prevalence of verbally and physically aggressive behaviors in dating relationships in a sample of Spanish adolescents.

Contact Us Ask NIJ Staff Directory. Toward a theory of sexual aggression: Since , she has been the coordinator of the Federal Interagency Workgroup on Teen Dating Violence, whose members contributed to this article. Published by Elsevier Inc. These factors are critical to understanding physical violence and psychological abuse in early romantic relationships and may help explain the similar perpetration rates among boys and girls suggested by current statistics.

Adolescent sexual aggression within heterosexual relationships: Canada's Mental Health, 41, 11 - Smith Slep, and S. They contend that men in patriarchal societies use violence to exert and maintain power and control over women. For various reasons, a boyfriend or girlfriend may act very differently when in the presence of peers, a behavior viewed by adolescents as characteristic of an unhealthy relationship.

Teenage Love and Relationships

Wood, "The Emotions of Romantic Relationships: SAGE Research Methods The ultimate methods library. As teens develop emotionally, they are heavily influenced by experiences in their relationships.

Peers exert more influence on each other during their adolescent years than at any other time. Most teenagers do not experience physical aggression when they date.

    1. Smiley_Lolkinn - 18.05.2017 in 16:27

      Teen Dating Violence Publications Applying Science. Interestingly, the rates of reported victimization versus perpetration in the state were similar for boys and girls.

      Xui_Nia - 22.05.2017 in 10:09

      As adolescents develop into young adults, they become more realistic and less idealistic about romantic relationships. Communicating with your partner, managing uncomfortable emotions like anger and jealousy, and treating others with respect are a few ways to keep relationships healthy and nonviolent.

      Lucky_Luciano - 28.05.2017 in 00:35

      Because teen dating violence has only recently been recognized as a significant public health problem, the complex nature of this phenomenon is not fully understood. Conflict over how much time is spent with each other versus with friends, jealousies stemming from too much time spent with a friend of the opposite sex, and new romantic possibilities are all part of the social fabric of adolescence.

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