Invisible Victims: Same-Sex IPV in the National Violence Against Women Survey

@article{Messinger2011InvisibleVS,
  title={Invisible Victims: Same-Sex IPV in the National Violence Against Women Survey},
  author={Adam M. Messinger},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  year={2011},
  volume={26},
  pages={2228 - 2243}
}
  • Adam M. Messinger
  • Published 1 July 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Interpersonal Violence
With intimate partner violence (IPV) among same-sex couples largely ignored by policy makers and researchers alike, accurately estimating the size of the problem is important in determining whether this minimal response is justified. As such, the present study is a secondary data analysis of the National Violence Against Women Survey and represents the first multiple variable regression analysis of U.S. adult same-sex IPV prevalence using a nationally representative sample (N = 14,182… 
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