Predicting preferences for dating partners from past experiences of psychological abuse: identifying the psychological ingredients of situations.

@article{Zayas2007PredictingPF,
  title={Predicting preferences for dating partners from past experiences of psychological abuse: identifying the psychological ingredients of situations.},
  author={Vivian Zayas and Yuichi Shoda},
  journal={Personality & social psychology bulletin},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={123-38}
}
Are women who have been the victim of psychological abuse in the past more likely to prefer an abusive dating partner in the future? Are men who have been the perpetrator of abuse more likely to prefer a dating partner with high attachment anxiety, a characteristic associated with victims of abuse? The present research used a highly repeated, within-subject… CONTINUE READING