Commentary on Johnson's "conflict and control: gender symmetry and asymmetry in domestic violence".

  • Evan Stark
  • Published 2006 in Violence against women

Abstract

Four types of individual partner violence are identified based on the dyadic control context of the violence. In intimate terrorism, the individual is violent and controlling, the partner is not. In violent resistance, the individual is violent but not controlling; the partner is the violent and controlling one. In situational couple violence, although the… (More)

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@article{Stark2006CommentaryOJ, title={Commentary on Johnson's "conflict and control: gender symmetry and asymmetry in domestic violence".}, author={Evan Stark}, journal={Violence against women}, year={2006}, volume={12 11}, pages={1019-25; discussion 1003-18} }