Gender-Role Implications on Same-Sex Intimate Partner Abuse


This paper examines sociocultural factors that influence how same-sex intimate partner violence is viewed, studied, reported and treated, with a specific focus on the effects of gender-role socialization and heterosexism. Further it summarizes the similarities and differences experienced by heterosexual and same-sex couples in order to provide a framework… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10896-008-9172-9


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@article{Brown2008GenderRoleIO, title={Gender-Role Implications on Same-Sex Intimate Partner Abuse}, author={Carrie L Brown}, journal={Journal of Family Violence}, year={2008}, volume={23}, pages={457-462} }